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#3311507 - 03/14/14 08:52 AM Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic
David1 Offline


Registered: 06/17/13
Posts: 1185
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
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#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)

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


Registered: 09/27/10
Posts: 222
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Check out NAPA.
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#3311687 - 03/14/14 11:20 AM Re: Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic [Re: David1]
ARCOgraphite Offline


Registered: 05/17/09
Posts: 9686
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
I think the "organic" ester stuff was the best - but alas not underwater great mammal friendly.
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#3312084 - 03/14/14 06:21 PM Re: Valvoline Multi ATF is 100% Synthetic [Re: David1]
supercity Offline


Registered: 06/12/12
Posts: 1008
Loc: Australia
Castrol multi is also full Syn. Maybe they all are.

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


Registered: 06/05/02
Posts: 16679
Loc: Iowegia - USA
Well, when they say full synthetic they mean it contains majority GroupIII, minor GroupIV, and minor GroupV components.
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