Recent Topics
Dodge 318 oil?
by chartrue2
08/30/16 05:04 PM
Fram Ultra XG3506 - 2 years/11,000 miles Cut Open
by Nick1994
08/30/16 04:39 PM
Genesis G70 spy photos
by HTSS_TR
08/30/16 04:17 PM
SAE 16. Set at a minimum of 2.3 mPa⋅s at 150C
by wemay
08/30/16 03:33 PM
1992 Surburban Big Block - M1 10W-30 - 5 year OCI
by bigt61
08/30/16 03:32 PM
2007 Civic Wiper Blade Contact Fix
by 4thstpositively
08/30/16 03:14 PM
Got me a new Stihl FS 56 trimmer today
by daddi
08/30/16 01:02 PM
Truck cap lights.
by wolfehunter
08/30/16 12:12 PM
filters and oem specs
by mobilaltima
08/30/16 11:50 AM
H11 bulb options
by asiancivicmaniac
08/30/16 11:47 AM
Engine oil accidently added into transmission
by Mazatrol
08/30/16 09:51 AM
Oil for 1996 Mazda B4000 pickup
by schuylkill
08/30/16 09:16 AM
Newest Members
pperras01, Grabberblu, Dave_PPE, davebe, Logos
58964 Registered Users
Who's Online
77 registered (1JZ_E46, 4WD, AlaskaMike, 69GTX, 86cutlass307, Alfred_B, 4 invisible), 1645 Guests and 6 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
58964 Members
66 Forums
253778 Topics
4166660 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3413025 - 07/02/14 10:33 PM What do you think of the Avias' oil
littleOrca Offline


Registered: 05/15/14
Posts: 1
Loc: Taiwan,Taipei
Hello everyone! I am a rookie here. it's good to meet you all.

I'd like to know what do you think of the Avias' oil.

Because I have bought motor-oil named Aviasynth Lsp 5w30 plus for oil change in my first 10,000km maintainence check,
and my car is Ford mondeo MK4(EU version/2013) TDCI 2.0,

The avias' oil is not very easy to see at the market or autoshop. anyway,I just bought it because of my curious,
if you really want to know the reason...hahaha

Furthermore, is there any other brand of motor-oil worth to try for a diesel car with Dpf filter??
Please tell me more if it is convenient for you :-)

Top
#3413417 - 07/03/14 12:34 PM Re: What do you think of the Avias' oil [Re: littleOrca]
Quest Offline


Registered: 12/19/04
Posts: 7355
Loc: beaver land EH?
Hi and welcome.

We, the majority posters here on BITOG are on North American continent, and we have limited exposure to some other brand name motor oil such as Avia.

Granted, if they meet all the major European and industrialised countriy specifications (such as ACEA, ILSAC, API, etc.), one cannot say why not use it and see?

(*based on internet search: it looks like Avia is a Switzerland based oil company....*)

I have had dealings with some motor oils in Asian countries, and my biggest concern typically would be certain domestic company with their own branding (e.g. Malaysia, Indonesia, certain mid-east oil companies) that even though they claimed (based on labeling) to be certain standards certified (ACEA, API, etc.) up to the most up to date specifications on certain grading of their motor oil, but sludging up still seems to be of major concern (things that shouldn't have happened if their oil (at least their base oil blend) is stout enough and comply to the standards and requirements, IMO).

Good luck on your endeavours. See if you can find some major brand name imported motor oils such as Shell Rotella T5/T6, Rimula, Castrol, BP oil for diesel engines, Caltex diesel oil(another name for Chevron here in NA) or Chevron Isosyn equivalent, etc.,Or some other stout Japanese blended motor oil for diesel engines.

Good luck.

Q.
_________________________
"Internet discussion boards act as echo chambers for conspiracy dittoheads" A.Allen

Top