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Extended Life 5W-20 Synthetic Motor Oil (XLM)

 5W-20 Extended Life (XLM) Synthetic Motor oil 5W20
Product Code: XLM • Brand: AMSOIL

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is the choice for those who want to do something extra for their vehicle. Its boosted formulation delivers extra cleaning power, outstanding wear control, excellent high and low temperature protection and exceptional fuel economy. XL is engineered for advanced automotive technology, including turbos and direct injection. It is packed with extra engine protection, allowing you to go up to 12,000 miles / 19,000 kms or one year, whichever comes first, between oil changes.

Package sizes include:

1-Quart Bottle
1-Quart Bottles (case of 12)
1-Gallon Bottle
1-Gallon Bottles (case of 4)
30-Gallon Drum
55-Gallon Drum

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Product Details

Product Applications

Use AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil in applications that require any of the following specifications:

Product Application Specs

XLM 5W-20 Synthetic Motor Oil

• API SN (Resource Conserving), SM
• ACEA A1/B1
• Ford WSS-M2C945-A, WSSM2C930-A
• Chrysler MS-6395
• ILSAC GF-5, GF-4
• GM dexos1 Gen 2 (supersedes 6094M) Fortified with detergents that exceed the dexos1 Gen 2 sulfated ash specification.

Product Description

Motorists, business owners and fleet managers benefit from the boosted engine protection of AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil. Frequent oil changes are expensive, time-consuming and inconvenient. The extra protection built into XL can provide extended drain intervals up to 12,000 miles / 19,000 kms or one year, if you choose, allowing you to change oil on your schedule, reduce maintenance, save money and reduce waste oil.

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.

Resists Oil Breakdown

XL Synthetic Motor Oil maintains its fluidity (viscosity) under the most extreme conditions. Some oils break down and significantly increase in viscosity after extended periods of high-temperature operation. These changes can cause excessive oil consumption, engine deposits, accelerated wear and difficult cold-starts. The GM Oxidation and Deposit (GMOD) Test consists of a 5.7L V8 engine running at 293°F (100° hotter than normal) for 100 hours. These severe operating conditions test an oils ability to control viscosity increase, deposits and oil consumption. The testing revealed that AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil provides 64 percent more protection against oil breakdown1 than required by the GM dexos1® Gen 2 specification, ensuring protection in extreme temperatures.

GM Oxidation and Deposit Test Results

Protects Pistons from Low-Speed Pre-Ignition (LSPI)

XL Synthetic Motor Oil features unique chemistry proven to protect your engine against the harmful effects of low-speed pre-ignition (LSPI). LSPI is the spontaneous ignition of the fuel/air mixture prior to spark-triggered ignition. Most new engines feature gasoline direct-inject (GDI), often coupled with a turbocharger. These technologies heighten the possibility of LSPI events, which can destroy pistons and connecting rods. A properly formulated motor oil is critical for protecting your engine against LSPI.

Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) like GM have addressed the issue by designing tests to determine a motor oil's ability to prevent LSPI. XL Synthetic Motor Oil achieved 100 percent protection against LSPI2 - zero occurrences were recorded throughout five consecutive tests.

Keeps Engines Clean

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is fortified with detergent and dispersant additives. Its boosted additive package effectively raises the total base number (TBN) to neutralize acids and resist sludge, corrosion and carbon deposits. XL provides 25 percent more cleaning power3 to help keep your engine running smoother, longer.

Hot and Cold-Engine Protection

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oils are multi-viscosity formulations. Compared to conventional oils, they better resist the effects of thermal breakdown, including evaporation and viscosity loss, while remaining fluid in cold temperatures for easier cold starts and fast start-up circulation.

Maximizes Fuel Economy & Maintains Low Emissions

XL Synthetic Motor Oil is licenced by the American Petroleum Institute (API) to meet and exceed the requirements commonly found in owner's manuals. It excels in fuel-economy testing, earning the additional "Resource Conserving" designation4 from the API. XL is also friendly toward modern emissions control systems, promoting proper operation of catalytic converters for optimum service life and low exhaust emissions.

1 Based on independent testing of AMSOIL XL 5W-30 motor oil in the GMOD engine test required for the GM dexos1 Gen2 specification.

2 Based on zero LSPI events in five consecutive tests of AMSOIL XL 5W-30 Motor Oil in the LSPI engine test required by the GM dexos1 Gen 2 specification.

3 vs. AMSOIL OE Motor Oil

4 Applicable to XL 0W-20, 5W-20, 5W-30 and 10W-30 motor oil.

All trademarked names are the property of their respective owners and may be registered marks in some countries. No affiliation or endorsement claim, express or implied, is made by their use.

COMPATIBILITY & MIXING AMSOIL

AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oil is compatible with conventional and other synthetic motor oils. Mixing other oils with AMSOIL motor 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 XL Synthetic Motor Oil.

TECHNICAL SERVICES

For immediate answers to your technical questions call (715) 399-TECH (8324) between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central time or email tech@amsoil.com.

SERVICE LIFE

In gasoline-fueled vehicles, AMSOIL XL Synthetic Motor Oils are recommended for up tp 10,000-mile/six-month oil change intervals or longer when recommended in owner's manuals or indicated by electronic oil life monitoring systems. Change aftermarket, original equipment manufacturer or AMSOIL Ea Oil Filter at every oil change.

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 XLM.

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

Technical Data

TYPICAL TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
AMSOIL XL 5W-20 SYNTHETIC MOTOR OIL
5W-20
(XLM)
Kinematic Viscosity @ 100°C, cSt (ASTM D-445) 8.8
Kinematic Viscosity @ 40°C, cSt (ASTM D-445) 50
Viscosity Index (ASTM D-2270) 156
CCS Viscosity, cP @ (°C) (ASTM D-5293) 4907 (-30)
Flash Point °C (°F) (ASTM D-92) 230 (446)
Fire Point °C (°F) (ASTM D-92) 244 (471)
Pour Point °C (°F) (ASTM D-97) -44 (-47)
Noack Volatility, % weight loss (g/100g) (ASTM D-5800) 8.4
High Temperature/High Shear Viscosity
@ 150°C and 1.0 X 106 s-1, cP (ASTM D-5481)
2.8
Total Base Number (ASTM D-2896) 10

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Product Name: Extended Life 5W-20 Synthetic Motor Oil (XLM)
Current Rating: 4.92 out of 5 stars
Votes & Reviews: 72 vote(s) and 74 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 Keystone: space

Only oil I use in my 2013 f-150

Amsoil is the only oil I use in any of my gas engines. Keeps my 2013 f-150 wisper quiet. I also use it in my three wheeler and four wheeler.

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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 Jay: space

I would buy this product again

Great product. Keep this in my inventory and use in every oil change of my 8 vehicles.

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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 Pete: space

First time buy for my new F150

Great product! I use AMSOIL in every engine I own from Diesels to weedwhackers. This 5w20 is new to me but has the same basic characteristics as all AMSOIL products.

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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 Wolf: space

I always use this product

This oil is in both of my children's cars which are high mileage Ford Taurus and they don't use oil between changes

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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 Tony the synth man.: space

All fluids Synthetic.

I have been using the Amsoil products in my vehicles since they were new and they have performed very well.

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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 pup: space

great stuff!

i use amsoil in all my vehicles car motorcycle and snowmobile no problems with any of them with amsoil in them!!!!

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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 Eric: space

Boosted

Use this in our Acura tsx oil consumption much better better cold starts in 32+ to -5. Awesome product

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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 Iron Man: space

Piece of Mind

Changed my 04 F150 over to XL 5 w 20 Synthetic shortly after purchasing it . I did my research on this product wanting the best protection for my vehicles in all driving conditions. Amsoil gives me the piece of mind i need for worry free lubrication reliability.

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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 Ben: space

I'll never go back

Being told that I was doing a good thing for my car by paying the oil change crew over $100 every 3,000 miles is complete bologna. Changing to Amsoil and goin 10K between changes is by far the best decision I've made regarding my vehicles

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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 Tim: space

i will continue to use this product

My lawn person said my mower smelled funny when he finished mowing. I checked the mower and found it out of oil from the drain plug had loosened. That was last summer and the motor is still going strong. Thanks Amsoil

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