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Synthetic 5W-30 I-ESP Euro Oil (AEL)

 European Car Formula 5W-30 Improved Emissions System Protection Synthetic Oil
Product Code: AEL • Brand: AMSOIL

European Car Formula 5W-30 Improved Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (AEL) is a Low-SAPS synthetic motor oil. Provides exceptional performance and protection for high-performance European vehicles.

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Product Details

Product Applications

AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil is formulated to meet or exceed the most demanding European specifications. It is recommended for European gasoline or diesel vehicles requiring any of the following performance specifications:

Product Application Specs

• API SN, SM
• ACEA C3
• BMW LL-04
• Mercedes Benz 229.51
• Porsche C30
• GM dexos 2™
• Chrysler MS-11106

Manufacturer Approvals:
VW 504.00, 507.00

Product Description

European Car Formula 5W-30 Improved Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (AEL) Low-SAPS Synthetic Motor Oil provides exceptional performance and protection for high-performance European vehicles. Its low-viscosity formulation maximizes fuel efficiency without compromising engine protection, while meeting strict European performance requirements for gasoline and direct-injection diesel engines calling for a 5W-30 oil. Formulated with low sulfated ash, phosphorus and sulfur (SAPS), AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil complies with modern emissions systems to provide optimum life and performance.

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.

Stay-in-Grade Performance

Sophisticated European engines subject oil to severe operational conditions. Oils must demonstrate excellent high-temperature/high-shear (HT/HS) performance to maintain viscosity and provide adequate engine protection. AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil is engineered to stay in grade despite rigorous operation throughout the extended drain intervals European automakers recommend. Formulated with a select additive package and shear-stable synthetic base oils, it meets strict ACEA and VW HT/HS requirements to provide outstanding wear protection throughout the entire drain interval.

Complete Coverage
AMSOIL European Car Formula meets and often exceeds strict European manufacturer specifications. Its shear-stable synthetic base oils and high-quality anti-wear additives provide outstanding protection in high-temperature conditions and deliver dependable performance throughout the long drain intervals recommended by European manufacturers.

Low-SAPS Formulation

Excessive sulfated ash, phosphorus and sulfur (SAPS) in motor oil can harm modern exhaust treatment devices. Diesel particulate filters (DPFs), for example, require low-SAPS motor oil to resist filter plugging. AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil's lower-SAPS formulation promotes optimum emissions system performance and life, allowing reduced maintenance costs.

Maximum Fuel Economy

AMSOIL European Car Formula is engineered with a lighter 5W-30 viscosity and friction modifiers to reduce friction for increased energy through-put. It minimizes internal engine drag, providing an alternative for motorists currently using heavier-grade oils, but who desire maximum fuel efficiency.

Emissions System Protection
AMSOIL European Car Formula features precisely balanced formulations that consider the needs of modern exhaust treatment devices. Protecting sensitive emissions systems depends on using the optimal blend of SAPS (sulfated ash, phosphorus and sulfur) to keep these systems functioning properly.

Superior Engine Cleanliness
The excellent oxidation stability, heat resistance and detergency properties of AMSOIL European Car Formula help keep engines clean. It is specifically designed to prevent sludge and varnish deposits, reduce oil consumption, extend engine life and provide maximum performance

Enhanced Turbocharger Protection

Turbocharged Direct Injection (TDI) engines commonly used in European vehicles require thermally stable oils that resist deposit formation and provide turbocharger cooling. Thermally stable oils help keep oil passages clean and promote fluid circulation so turbo bearings stay cool and lubricated.

AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-30 Synthetic Motor Oil provides protection and performance for TDI systems in all temperature extremes. Its low pour point protects turbochargers against oil starvation and ensures rapid oil pressure in sub-zero conditions, while its thermal stability withstands high-temperature/ high-RPM breakdown to resist deposit formations that can starve TDI systems of lubrication.

SERVICE LIFE

Recommended for the extended drain intervals established by the vehicle manufacturer. Change oil filter at time of oil change.

COMPATIBILITY

AMSOIL European Car Formula is compatible with conventional and synthetic motor oils. Mixing AMSOIL motor oils with other oils, however, will reduce the performance benefits.

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

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 AEL.

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

Technical Data

TYPICAL TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
European Car Formula Synthetic 5W-30 Low-SAPS Motor Oil (AEL)
Kinematic Viscosity @ 100°C, cSt (ASTM D-445) 11.6
Kinematic Viscosity @ 40°C, cSt (ASTM D-445) 68.4
Viscosity Index (ASTM D-2270) 165
Viscosity CCS, cP @ °C (ASTM D-5293) 5946 (-30)
Flash Point °C (°F) (ASTM D-92) 228 (442.4)
Fire Point °C (°F) (ASTM D-92) 250 (482)
Pour Point °C (°F) (ASTM D-97) -51 (-59.8)
NOACK Volatility, % weight loss (g/100g) (ASTM D5800) 7.1%
Four-Ball Wear Test (ASTM D4172B @ 40 kg, 75°C, 1200 rpm, 1hr), Scar, mm. 0.47
Total Base Number 8.8
High-Temperature/High-Shear Viscosity (cP) (ASTM D 5481) 3.6

 European Car Formula 5W-30 Improved Emissions System Protection Synthetic Oil

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Product Name: European Car Formula Motor Oils
Current Rating: 4.89 out of 5 stars
Votes & Reviews: 42 vote(s) and 33 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 Rev. Bacon: space

Only the best..

I use amsoil for ALL my vehicles. Daily drivers, and race cars. From engine oil, tranny, and diff oil, all are filled with amsoil.

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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 Evan: space

Best oil. Will buy again

EXCELLENT OIL! 100% SYNTHETIC

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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 Pilllz: space

Definitely will buy again.

Great Product, never have been let down from Amsoil!

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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 Bookman: space

The very best!

Best lubricant on the market today will never use anything else ever!

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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 Brenden: space

Just the Best!

Have been running this for over a decade in my 30V V6 Passat. Engine still runs like new! Sure it leaks all over the place, but that's not the oils fault. Will continue to use as long as I have the car.

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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 Scott H: space

The only brand for me

It keeps my son's high mileage VW GLI running good and quite.

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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 tom: space

Purr !

My engine sounds better than it ever has. My BMW has 70,000 + miles and has never sounded this good or smooth. You can tell a lot about engines just from the sound and this baby is purring like I've never heard it purr. I am very pleased and glad I made the switch Amsoil.

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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 Dieseltek: space

I use AMSOIL in all my vehicles

I use this in my bmw with the 3.0 twin turbo,the normal coolant temp is 250 degreesF so the oil isn't far from that, Ive noticed better idling with this oil and it really does last 10,000 miles before needing changed

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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 Windy: space

Average oil

I had this oil lab tested after 6,500 miles. Results were all excellent but one. The viscosity had been reduced from 40w to 30w. Consequently I had to change the oil at that time. I have a brand new car with a turbo charged engine.
I will try other oils as this oil is not worth the premium price.

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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 Ronv: space

Great product.

Been using Amsoil for over 30 years. Wouldn't think of using any other oil!

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