ACEA 2021

ACEA 2021: Understanding the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test

November 24, 2021

Referred to as the COAT, the Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test (ASTM D8047) is an important test expected to be included in two new ACEA F categories.  

ACEA 2021 Heavy-Duty: Understanding the Tests - Caterpillar Oil Aeration Test

November 17, 2021

The Caterpillar Oil Aeration test (ASTM D8047) is the standard test method to evaluate an oils resistance to aeration.

ACEA 2021: Understanding the Volvo T-13 Engine Oil Oxidation Test (ASTM D8048)

November 05, 2021

Commonly referred to as the “T-13” test, the Volvo T-13 Engine Oil Oxidation test is a diesel lubricant performance requirement expected to be included in the 2021 ACEA Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Sequences.

Volvo T-13

ACEA 2021 Heavy-Duty: Understanding the Tests - The Volvo T-13 Engine Test

November 01, 2021

The Volvo T-13 Engine Oil Oxidation test (ASTM D8048) is a diesel lubricant performance requirement expected to be included within the next ACEA Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Sequences upgrade.

Global Impact of ACEA in the Heavy-Duty Diesel Market

September 22, 2021

With one in every five trucks, vans and buses around the world being produced in the European Union, it's vital the latest ACEA Oil Sequences for Heavy-Duty Engines are used globally.

Global Significance of ACEA 2021 Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Sequences

September 15, 2021

The proposed ACEA Oil Sequences for Heavy-Duty Engines take into account how heavy-duty commercial engine hardware and aftertreatment requirements have evolved over time to support increased efficiency and reduce emissions.