March 18, 2022
Many in the heavy-duty trucking industry are forsaking an avenue by which they may be able to significantly impact their bottom line for the better. Neglecting the benefits of FA-4, which are concealed by myths, is a prevalent theme in the trucking space.
February 01, 2022
An extensive field testing process consisting of over 70 million miles of data, from over 400 individual engines, over the past decade has been carried out for FA-4 lubricants. This should provide fleets with enough confidence to explore and reap the benefits FA-4 lubricants have the potential to provide.
November 17, 2021
The Caterpillar Oil Aeration test (ASTM D8047) is the standard test method to evaluate an oils resistance to aeration.
November 01, 2021
The Volvo T-13 Engine Oil Oxidation test (ASTM D8048) is a diesel lubricant performance requirement included within the ACEA 2022 Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Sequences upgrade.
May 14, 2021
First introduced in 2016, API FA-4 lubricants have lagged in market share, with limited OEM adoption being one of the market limitations although there is a case to be made for more widespread adoption.