Recent Topics
Best bbq in tn?
by ram_man
Yesterday at 11:57 PM
Oil for new car
by massparanoia
Yesterday at 11:22 PM
Mixing Mobil 1 High Mileage with Mobil 1 AFE?
by lukejo
Yesterday at 11:21 PM
Beware of energy guide label inconsistencies; 2014
by JHZR2
Yesterday at 11:14 PM
funny website
by friendly_jacek
Yesterday at 10:43 PM
120K Mile 6G74 - Mobil 1 or Shell Ultra?
by Spetz
Yesterday at 09:54 PM
My evening OCI tonight in photos
by volk06
Yesterday at 09:22 PM
Push Mowers won't start/run--advice?
by lukejo
Yesterday at 09:12 PM
1/4" Drive Cordless Electric Ratchet
by john_pifer
Yesterday at 09:10 PM
A switch to SOPUS
by volk06
Yesterday at 09:00 PM
Recycling scrap engine parts
by oilboy123
Yesterday at 08:46 PM
Shower Diverter Valve Stem Replacement
by Finz
Yesterday at 08:30 PM
Newest Members
Trashman, massparanoia, Tdog02, Helliar, jrmitch
51147 Registered Users
Who's Online
30 registered (chriscreags, AMC, carlprop, babbittd, daves87rs, 808Soldier, 1 invisible), 753 Guests and 207 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
51147 Members
64 Forums
218557 Topics
3446261 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: 820
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 183000 Miles
Valvoline Maxx Life 5W30
FRAM ULTRA OR FRAM TOUGH GUARD 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: 158
Loc: Ontario, Canada
Check out NAPA.
_________________________
2009 Sonata GL 2.4L (160 000km)-AMSOIL 0W20 ,FRAM ULRA oil filter

2009 Sonata LTD 2.4L (85000km)AMSOIL 5W20, Amsoil filter

20 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: 8438
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
I think the "organic" ester stuff was the best - but alas not underwater great mammal friendly.
_________________________
2014 Nissan Note S 5MT, OC#0 170mi-FACTORY 5W30+Nissan China Filter
2014 Forester 6MT 5Door, OC#0 540mi-FACTORY 0W20(?)+TokyoRoki 160 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: 870
Loc: Melbourne, 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: 14385
Loc: Midwest
Well, when they say full synthetic they mean it contains majority GroupIII, minor GroupIV, and minor GroupV components.
_________________________
I am having a vision problem, can't see myself doing too much today! smile

Top