My Mart Non Detergent SAE ND-30 Motor Oil, API SB
Distributed by MAPCO EXPRESS, Franklin, TN
Purchased in: MAPCO Mart, Memphis, TN
Date of purchase: 10-4-2011
All tests conducted on this sample meet the specifications for SAE 30, and are consitent with that of an API SB engine oil.
Advisory: This product is labeled as meeting API SB which is an obsolete specification and the API says, "CAUTION - Not suitable for use in gasoline-powered automobile engines built after 1963. Use in more modern engines may cause unsatisfactory performance or equipment harm."
PETROLEUM QUALITY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA
|PHYSICAL TESTS||Standard/ranges-b||Average-e||My Mart|
|TBN, mg KOH/g, (ASTM D2896)||2.8|
|Viscosity @ 100ºC, cSt, (ASTM D445)||9.3 to 12.5||10.15|
|Viscosity @ 40ºC, cSt, ASTM D445||68.97|
|Viscosity Index (ASTM D2270)||132|
|Viscosity @ -30ºC mPa s (cP) (ASTM D5293)||n/a|
|Volatility, mass % loss, 1 hr, @ 250ºC (ASTM D5800)||14.7|
|Nitrogen μg/g (ASTM D-5762)||409|
|Additives and/or others|
b- Standards, shown in orange, are established by API, SAE and others. Ranges, shown in teal, represent the high and low data for the 13 major brands of API SN ILSAC GF-5 tested in September 2011.
c-Test Method for metal analysis is ASTM ASTM D5185.
d- Although silicon is used as an antifoam additive in lubricants, concentrations above 7ppm have been linked to contamination from abrasive material,
e- Average of the 13 major brands of API SN ILSAC GF-5 tested in September 2011.
The viscometrics of meets the required targets for an SAE 30.
|FRONT AND BACK LABELS FROM PRODUCT TESTED|