Recent Topics
Engaged
by LoneRanger
06/24/16 04:49 PM
What stores still carry quality US-made fuel hose?
by JHZR2
06/24/16 04:25 PM
Looking For A New Natural Gas 6 Burner Barbecue...
by crazyoildude
06/24/16 04:25 PM
Autolite spark plug rebate
by Need4racin
06/24/16 04:20 PM
Can Am Spyder
by Panzerman
06/24/16 04:17 PM
Prototype photo shows off Tesla Model 3 interior
by HTSS_TR
06/24/16 03:13 PM
Strange Brake Behavior
by jkasch
06/24/16 03:09 PM
Schwinn Suburban 1895-1995
by otis24
06/24/16 11:15 AM
Need to run virtual Windows 10 on Linux Mint
by Alfred_B
06/24/16 10:21 AM
Pump says octane is min. rating, any tests?
by KGMtech
06/24/16 10:02 AM
Beachcraft Premier Flight
by Drew99GT
06/24/16 09:51 AM
Purolator ADBV tears
by mazdamonky
06/24/16 08:46 AM
Newest Members
Koloa, codeman021, chryslerconcorde, VolCntry73, OilyWaterMIXER
58254 Registered Users
Who's Online
76 registered (901Memphis, 2010Civic, AnthemBassMan, AandPDan, 123Saab, andyd, 6 invisible), 1761 Guests and 14 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
58254 Members
66 Forums
250752 Topics
4109690 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3311507 - 03/14/14 08:52 AM Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic
David1 Offline


Registered: 06/17/13
Posts: 1208
Loc: USA, FLA

I knew the Maxlife ATF was synthetic but I had no idea the regular Multi ATF was 100% Syn.

Valvoline Import Multi-Vehicle Automatic Transmission Fluid

For Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai/KIA and other import vehicles

Full synthetic fluid
Reduces varnish and sludge formation
Protects against wear
Improves and maintains smooth shifting over long service intervals
Provides excellent flow properties at low temperatures and greater film protection at high temperatures
_________________________
2002 Honda Accord V6 3.0 Automatic Trans 203000 Miles
Valvoline Maxx Life 5W30
Purolator BOSS Or HONDA Filtech A01s

Top
#3311574 - 03/14/14 09:59 AM Re: Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic [Re: David1]
dgsbikes Offline


Registered: 01/13/09
Posts: 170
Loc: SFO Bay Area
Thanks for sharing.

Does the label specifically call out compatibility or replacement for oem fluids like for ex. Honda Z1 or DW1?

Looks like the local Walmart does not carry it. Anyone knows of low cost sources?


Edited by dgsbikes (03/14/14 10:01 AM)

Top
#3311605 - 03/14/14 10:16 AM Re: Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic [Re: dgsbikes]
MobilinHyundia Offline


Registered: 09/27/10
Posts: 243
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Check out NAPA.
_________________________
2009 Sonata GL 2.4L (201 000km)-AMSOIL 0W20 ,FRAM ULRA oil filter

2009 Sonata LTD 2.4L (132 000km)AMSOIL 5W20, Amsoil filter

24 000km oci so far

Top
#3311687 - 03/14/14 11:20 AM Re: Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic [Re: David1]
ARCOgraphite Offline


Registered: 05/17/09
Posts: 9931
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
I think the "organic" ester stuff was the best - but alas not underwater great mammal friendly.
_________________________
2014 Nissan Rogue S CVT, OC#4 13740mi-Castrol Magnetec 5W30+Nissan 15208-9E01A Filter
2015 Forester 6MT 5Door, OC#6 41243mi-M1EP 0W20+Subaru Filter

Top
#3312084 - 03/14/14 06:21 PM Re: Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic [Re: David1]
supercity Offline


Registered: 06/12/12
Posts: 1030
Loc: Australia
Castrol multi is also full Syn. Maybe they all are.

Top
#3312088 - 03/14/14 06:26 PM Re: Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic [Re: David1]
MolaKule Offline


Registered: 06/05/02
Posts: 17220
Loc: Iowegia - USA
Well, when they say full synthetic they mean it contains majority GroupIII, minor GroupIV, and minor GroupV components.
_________________________
Why do seagulls fly over the sea? Because if they flew over the beach they would be called, "Beaguls." smile

Top