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Synthetic Heavy-Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil SAE 15W-40 (AME)

 15W-40 Heavy-Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil (AME) Synthetic 15W40
Product Code: AME • Brand: AMSOIL

Engineered for pre-2007 diesel engines in on-road applications as well as all model year diesel engines in off-road applications. High 12 TBN controls acids from combustion blow-by and EGR. Additives control soot thickening, oxidation and wear. Extended drain capabilities reduce downtime and motor oil expenses.
Package sizes include:

1-Quart Bottle
1-Gallon Bottle
2.5-Gallon Bottle
30-Gallon Drum
55-Gallon Drum

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Product Applications

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil is engineered for use in a wide variety of light- and heavy-duty applications, including over-the-road trucks, off-road construction, marine engines, farm equipment, mining, industrial (pumps& generators) and personal automotive or commercial transportation. It is excellent for use with low- or high-sulfur diesel fuels in standard, turbocharged or supercharged engines, including diesels equipped with EGR systems.

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil is recommended for diesel engines, gasoline engines and other applications that require any of the following specifications:

Product Application Specs

• SAE 15W-40
• API CI-4+/CI-4/CH-4/CF/CF-2/SL/SJ
• ACEA A3/B3, E2, E3, E5, E7
• Global DHD-1
• JASO DH-1
• Mack EO-M, EO-N
• DDC 93K214
• Caterpillar ECF-1A, ECF-2
• Cummins CES 20076, 20077, 20078
• Volvo VDS-2, VDS-3
• MB 228.1, 228.3, 229.1
• MAN 271, 3275
• MTU Type II

Product Description

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil is a premium diesel oil that provides excellent performance in all types of diesel engines where highly effective control of wear and deposits is vital. Engineered with heavy-duty dispersant/detergent additives, its Total Base Number (TBN) of 12 neutralizes acids and controls soot thickening from exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) and blow-by to protect against corrosion, cylinder bore polishing (wear), varnish and sludge deposits. AMSOIL 15W-40 Diesel Oil resists heat and breakdown better than conventional petroleum oils for long-lasting performance and protection.

AMSOIL, the leader in automotive synthetic lubrication, produced the world's first API qualified synthetic motor oil in 1972. Trust the extensive experience of AMSOIL The First in Synthetics® to do the best job protecting your engine.

Extends Drain Intervals

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil can extend drain intervals far beyond those recommended for conventional petroleum oils. Its unique synthetic formulation and long-drain additive chemistry deliver maximum engine protection, cleanliness and performance over extended drain intervals, reducing vehicle maintenance and waste-oil disposal costs.

Advanced Soot and Wear Control Formula

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil is heavily fortified with detergent/dispersant additives and is naturally resistant to soot. It is designed to keep soot particles suspended independently and prevent them from aggregating to form larger, wear-causing particles. Viscosity increase is minimized and soot-related wear is reduced.

Maximizes Fuel Economy, Reduces Oil Consumption and Emissions

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil has lower volatility than conventional petroleum oils. Oil consumption and emissions are minimized due to less vapor passing into the combustion chamber. Lower volatility helps AMSOIL 15W-40 Diesel Oil retain its viscosity after high-temperature service for continued dependable protection.

Excellent Cold Flow Properties

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil eases cold-weather starting (down to -44°F) and provides vital startup lubrication to help prevent engine wear. AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel Oil outperforms conventional 15W-40 petroleum oils and minimizes the impact of cold-weather operation.

Below: Noack Volatility, % weight loss (g/100g) (ASTM D-5800)

COMPATIBILITY

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel and Marine Oil is compatible with conventional and synthetic motor oils. Mixing AMSOIL motor oils with other oils, however, will shorten the oil life expectancy and reduce the performance benefits.

AMSOIL does not support extended drain intervals where oils have been mixed.

Aftermarket oil additives are not recommended for use with AMSOIL motor oils.

SERVICE LIFE

AMSOIL Synthetic Heavy Duty Diesel and Marine Motor Oil is recommended for extended drain intervals in unmodified, mechanically-sound vehicles or equipment as follows:

Diesel Engine Service:
Three times (3X) OEM* recommendation, not to exceed 50,000 miles/600 hours or one year, whichever comes first. Drain intervals may be extended further with oil analysis.

Gasoline Engine Service:
Two times (2X) OEM* recommendation, not to exceed 15,000 miles or one year, whichever comes first.

*Operating conditions and drain intervals for severe and normal service are defined by the OEM. Refer to your owner's manual.

Note: Extended drain intervals are not recommended when using biofuels containing >10% ethanol or 5% biodiesel (B5). Follow OEM drain intervals or extend drain intervals with oil analysis.

HEALTH & SAFETY

This product is not expected to cause health concerns when used for the intended application and according to the recommendations in the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS).

Click here to view the MSDS Data Sheet for AMSOIL AME.

Keep out of the reach of children. Don't pollute. Return used oil to collection centers.

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Technical Data
TYPICAL TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
AMSOIL Synthetic SAE 15W-40 Heavy-Duty Diesel and Marine Motor Oil (AME)
Kinematic Viscosity @ 100°C, cSt (ASTM D445)14.5
Kinematic Viscosity @ 40°C, cSt (ASTM D445)98.4
Viscosity Index (ASTM D2270)153
CCS Viscosity @ -20°C, cP (ASTM D5293)4892
Pour Point °C (°F) (ASTM D97)-40 (-40)
Flash Point °C (°F) (ASTM D92)240 (464)
Fire Point °C (°F) (ASTM D92)250 (482)
Four Ball Wear Test (ASTM D4172: 40kg, 75°C, 1200 rpm, 1 hour), Scar, mm0.35
Noack Volatility, % weight loss (g/100g) (ASTM D5800)6.6
High Temperature/High Shear Viscosity
(ASTM D5481 @ 150°C, 1.0 X 106 s.-1, cP
4.22
Total Base Number12.1
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 15W-40 Heavy-Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil (AME) Synthetic 15W40

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Product Name: Synthetic Heavy-Duty Diesel & Marine Motor Oil SAE 15W-40 (AME)
Current Rating: 4.88 out of 5 stars
Votes & Reviews: 113 vote(s) and 99 user reviews.


A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Runky: space

Best for my diesel

I've used this oil in my diesel pick up since I bought it in 2005. It's had 11 oil changes in 11 years and 142000 miles and runs great. All the fluids in my vehicles are Amsoil products. Stick with the best.

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Brad: space

Will buy again

2002 duramax lb7, works great

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Robert: space

SAE 15w-40 heavy duty diesel and marine oil

Great product. Run nothing but Amzoil in all vehicles including off road vehicles and boat

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Toon: space

Have used this for years

Have used this for years in my trucks .

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Art: space

Great

Love this oil. Why don't you guys send stickers anymore?

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Sfa: space

OIL

This is the best oil that I've found for my duramax

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Frank: space

Great product

I have used this product in my 05 chev duramax for years. My truck has 155000 miles and I'm sure the oil has a lot to do with it

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Mini me: space

Jove this oil

I use this oil In my dmax

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Cruiser: space

Will always use This in every diesel truck I'll own

Bought the 2012 Ram 3500 18 months ago. Didn't know what oil the previous owner used but took the truck home. Changed oil to amsoil 15-40 at 22000 miles. I currently have 90000 on the truck and performs great. I also pull a 39 ft 5th wheel

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A Verified Buyer is an individual who has purchased the reviewed product and submitted their review through a specific process that tracks purchase history.Reviewed by Charlie: space

The only oil I use

Love the extended drain cycles. I ran my truck for 10,000 miles before I drained it. Next time I will do an oil analysis to see if I can go longer

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