PRODUCT TESTED

Kangaroo Express
SAE 5W-30, API SN/GF-5






 

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KANGAROO EXPRESS
The Pantry Inc.

Company and Product Information


Corporate Office:
305 Gregson Drive
Cary, NC

Website: www.kangarooexpress.com


Kangaroo Express is an operating trade name of The Panty. The Pantry, Inc. is a leading independently operated fuel/convenience store chain. As of September 25, 2014, the company operated 1,518 stores in thirteen states in the Southeastern United States, primarily under its Kangaroo Express« banner.






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 The following are the test results for the sample examined.

 

Kangaroo Express Motor Oil
SAE 5W-30, API SN, ILSAC GF-5
 

Kangaroo Express Motor Oil

SAE 5W-30, API SN/GF-5 

 

 

 

Distributed by: The Pantry, Cary, NC

Manufactured by: Warren Oil Co, Dunn, NC

Puchased at: Kangaroo Express, Mrytle Beach, SC

Date of Purchase: 9-19-2014 

 

Website: www.kangarooexpress.com



Test Results and Assessment:

The results of the tests conducted on this sample meet the requirements of an SAE 5W-30, API SN, ILSAC GF-5 motor oil. 

Physical Properties
Elemental Analysis
Labeling
Note: Although laboratory tests alone cannot be used to establish if engine oil meets an API Service Category, they can be used to determine if it doesn't.

 

PHYSICAL TESTS (click test for details) Standard Kangaroo Express
Sample Test Results
 TBN, mg KOH/g, (ASTM D2896)   6.84
 Viscosity @ 100ºC, cSt, (ASTM D445)  9.3 to 12.5 10.39
 Viscosity @ 40ºC, cSt, ASTM D445   61.51
 Viscosity Index (ASTM D2270) 158
 Viscosity @ -30ºC mPa s (cP) (ASTM D5293) 6,600 Max 5,407
 Volatility, mass % loss, 1 hr, @ 250║C (ASTM D5800) 15 Max -c 12.9
ELEMENTAL ANALYSIS-b     
Additives
    Calcium   1,920
    Magnesium   8
    Phosphorus,  ppm 600 to 800 776
    Zinc, ppm   830
    Molybdenum,  ppm   43
    Barium, ppm   <1
    Boron, ppm   191
    Silicon, ppm 6
    Potassium, ppm   <5
    Manganese, ppm   <1
    Titanium, ppm <1
    Copper, ppm <1
    Sodium, ppm   <5
    Vanadium, ppm   <1
Contaminants
    Silver, ppm   <1
    Aluminum, ppm   1
    Chromium, ppm   <1
    Iron, ppm   <1
    Nickel, ppm   <1
    Lead, ppm   <1
    Antimony, ppm   <1
    Tin, ppm   <1

a- Standards, shown in yellow are established by API, SAE and others.

b-Test Method for metal analysis is ASTM D5185.

c - This specification is expressed to two significant figures, therefore results up to 15.5 are considered on specification.