BMW Longlife 12 FE
BMW Longlife 12 FE oils are Top Tier lower SAPS1 lubricants. They are designed for use in a limited range of BMW gasoline and light-duty diesel engines as specified by BMW.
BMW Longlife 12 FE oils are typically low HTHS (≥ 2.9cP) SAE 0W-30 based on API Group IV base oils.
The main physical and chemical requirements for BMW Longlife 12 FE oils are shown below:
|HTHS viscosity||CEC L-36-A-90||cP||≥ 2.9|
|Sulphated Ash||ASTM D874||%wt||≤|
|Evaporation loss (NOACK)||CEC L-40-A-93||%||≤|
|Total Base Number||ASTM D2896||mgKOH/g||≥ 6.0|
Note 1 : SAPS refers to Sulphated Ash, Phosphorus and Sulphur, the levels of which are often restricted in the latest performance specifications.
BMW Longlife 12 FE is usually coupled with ACEA C2-16.
For more information on BMW Longlife 12 FE oils, contact your Lubrizol representative.