Recent Topics
Mechanics of no-fault insurance
by Quattro Pete
33 minutes 20 seconds ago
Classic Shell Start Menu
by GumbyJarvis
Today at 03:35 AM
Does anyone here know anything about furnaces?
by grampi
Today at 03:29 AM
Vavoline next gen motor oil?
by gmh101357
Today at 12:10 AM
Thin oil, thick oil, synth or dino,
by Cruzingoose
Yesterday at 11:25 PM
Compete today? Modernize your skills on own time
by spackard
Yesterday at 11:23 PM
Castrol 0w30 leaving Advance Auto Parts
by bbhero
Yesterday at 10:53 PM
Oil Change Marathon Today
by BlueOvalFitter
Yesterday at 10:01 PM
Raybestos Advance Tech or Police Rotors?
by shiny
Yesterday at 09:57 PM
Oil filtration and circulation question
by Doublehaul
Yesterday at 09:41 PM
Anyone ever replaced brake fluid on Honda Pilot?
by Islandvic
Yesterday at 09:19 PM
Unused WIX 51372-051815C2 cut & post
by WellOiled
Yesterday at 08:37 PM
Newest Members
Tsr71, SubaFool, dookchoppa, Formula413, Cruzingoose
56910 Registered Users
Who's Online
56 registered (B767capt, 04SE, Atesz792, AlienBug, BigCahuna, bandz7, 5 invisible), 668 Guests and 108 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
56910 Members
66 Forums
244674 Topics
3985638 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3262596 - 01/28/14 12:03 PM Castrol Transmax Full synthetic ?
silveraero Offline


Registered: 11/24/07
Posts: 1
Loc: TN

Anyone have firsthand experience with/insight into the Full Synthetic Transmax ATF Multi vehicle formulation from Castrol? (It's the 1st ATF listed at the following website.

http://www.castrol.com/castrol/sectiongenericarticle.do?categoryId=9047478&contentId=7081186

It looks to be a newer ATF and I cannot even find it for sale online. Autozone is the only retailer I could find but is OOS around me. Looking closely, most of the other Castrol ATF fluids do not mention being synthetic with the exception of the ATF+4, VI (blend) and this newer fully synthetic one.

Top
#3262632 - 01/28/14 12:45 PM Re: Castrol Transmax Full synthetic ? [Re: silveraero]
mercuryblues Offline


Registered: 01/06/10
Posts: 380
Loc: Southern NH, Boston MA region
In fact, this was discussed back in October. Here's the link to that discussion as I think it will give you the info you need...

http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=3146072


Edited by mercuryblues (01/28/14 12:47 PM)
_________________________
2001 Mercury Grand Marquis LS, FormulaShell Synthetic 5w20 & PureOne oil filter.
Shell, Mobil or Irving 87 octane

Top
#3262957 - 01/28/14 06:10 PM Re: Castrol Transmax Full synthetic ? [Re: silveraero]
tommygunn Offline


Registered: 01/27/11
Posts: 3061
Loc: usa
Welcome to BITOG!

Transmax Synthetic, and the ATF+4 are synthetic; all their other ATF's are syn blends.

Unfortunately, the full synthetic is rather expensive. You're better off just using Maxlife, which is also a full syn now.
_________________________
i am a [censored] who hides behind bugmenot.
i also like applying negative pressure to a certain male appendage.

Top