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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #3694577 04/10/15 08:56 AM
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What is SAPS as in low-SAPS oil?

Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: Fyrball] #3695390 04/10/15 10:43 PM
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It is Sulfated ash phosphorus and sulfur. Newer diesels require a lower amount for emissions.


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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #3808676 08/01/15 03:32 PM
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Thanks for this Wally

Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #3877568 10/07/15 02:30 AM
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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: SR5] #3877571 10/07/15 02:36 AM
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I've got two:
Polyalkylene Glycols
with respect to


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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #3877575 10/07/15 02:46 AM
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JMO just my opinion


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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #3951234 12/18/15 02:28 AM
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VI - viscosity index
VM - viscosity modifier
VII - viscosity index improvers
DI - Detergent Inhibitor package (not direct injection)
FM - Friction Modifiers
J300 - engine oil standard (SAE)
KV - Kinematic Viscosity
HTHS - High Temperature High Shear viscosity
CCS - cold cranking simulator (cold start cranking)
MRV - Mini Rorary viscometer values (cold start pumping)
AGMA - American Gear Manufacturers Association
ILMA - Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association
PAO - polyalphaolefins (Group 4 base)
mPAO - metallocene polyalphaolefin base stock
OCP - olefin co-polymers
PMA - poly-methacrylates
PAG - Polyalkylene Glycols (Group 5 base)
shellvis - a styrene-butadiene
Lz - Lubrizol
EHD - elastohydrodynamic lubrication
SV - Infineum start stracture polymer VM
KO30 - Shear test


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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #4106808 05/25/16 10:53 PM
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QSHP what is this ? QS high mileage ?

http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/3761371/2

thanks in advanced.


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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #4112826 06/01/16 09:24 PM
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Been through the lists in this thread, have not seen and explanation for SRT Oil ...


Formerly in marine engineering. In an earlier life I owned my own petroleum tank truck, and hauled for the majors and independent's.
Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #4112922 06/01/16 10:45 PM
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Street Racing Technology.

It's a Mopar marketing name for their high performance products. "SRT oil" is an oil that is endorsed/branded by them for those cars.

Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: BrocLuno] #4113454 06/02/16 02:56 PM
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Originally Posted By: BrocLuno
Been through the lists in this thread, have not seen and explanation for SRT Oil ...


Please don't be led to believe it's better oil. While Pennzoil makes a good product it simply fits with Chrysler's ownership right now. The first gen 6.1 engined SRT vehicles were spec'd for M1 0w-40 because an SRT engineer thought it was an excellent product. It was also spec'd in the Vipers.

It's right on the oil cap...


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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #4171438 08/07/16 09:44 PM
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I know PP is Pennzoil Platinum, I've seen PPPP....What doe this stand for?


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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #4171493 08/07/16 11:13 PM
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Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #4191156 08/30/16 10:15 PM
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I just went over the current lineups of some common motor oil brands for 09/2016 for the collection of UOAs & VOAs. Here are some updated acronyms, feel free to verify them. I think it’d be a really good idea to copy & sticky the acronym list over in the UOA forum, there’s a lot of confusing naming over there.


Castrol:
Synthetics:
CE = Castrol Edge aka Castrol Edge
CEHM = Castrol Edge High Mileage
CEEP = CGB = Castrol Edge Extended Performance aka Castrol Gold Bottle
CGTXM = Castrol GTX Magnatec (0W20 and 5W20 synthetic)
Blends:
CGTXM = Castrol GTX Magnatec (5W30 and 10W30 blends)
CGTXHM = Castrol GTX High Mileage
Conventionals:
CGTX = Castrol GTX aka Castrol White Bottle
CGTXD = Castrol GTX Diesel

Does German Castrol or Belgian Castrol or Castrol Syntec, etc. still exist?

Mobil:
Synthetics:
M1 = Mobil 1
M1HM = Mobil 1 High Mileage
M1EP = Mobil 1 Extended Performance
M1AFE = Mobil 1 Advanced Fuel Economy
M1ESP = Mobil 1 ESP
M1TDT = Mobil 1 Turbo Diesel Truck
MD1ESP = M1DESP = Mobil Delvac 1 ESP
MD1LE = M1DLE = Mobil Delvac 1 LE
MSS = Mobil Super Synthetic
Conventional:
MD1300 = Mobil Delvac 1300
MS = Mobil Super
MSHM = Mobil Super High Mileage

Pennzoil:

Synthetics:
PUP = PUPPP = PUP+ = Pennzoil Ultra Platinum (PurePlus)
PP = PPPP = PP+ = Pennzoil Platinum PurePlus
PPHM = Pennzoil Platinum High Mileage
Blends:
PG = Pennzoil Gold (not to be confused with Pennzoil Yellow)
PHM = Pennzoil High Mileage
PYB = Pennzoil Yellow Bottle

PPE = Pennzoil Platinum European / Ultra Platinum European ??? Does this exist in North America?


Quaker State:
Synthetics:
QSUD = Quaker State Ultimate Durability
Blends:
QSED = Quaker State Enhanced Durability
QSDHM = QSD = Quaker State Defy High Mileage
Conventionals:
QSAD = Quaker State Advanced Durability



Valvoline:
Synthetics:
VSP = SP = Valvoline SynPower
VMLS = VFSML = Valvoline Full Synthetic with MaxLife Technology, or MaxLife Synthetic (full synthetic variety, silver bottle w/ red cap)
Blends:
VML = VMLRB = Valvoline MaxLife Red Bottle (not the full synthetic variety)
VDB = Valvoline DuraBlend
Conventionals:
VWB = VPC = Valvoline White Bottle (Valvoline Premium Conventional)


Oil Filters:
Purolator:
PB = PurolatorBoss
PO = P1 = PurolatorOne

Fram:
FUS = Fram Ultra Synthetic
FTG = Fram Tough Guard
FHM = Fram High Mileage
FEG = Fram Extra Guard

Re: Acronyms used at BITOG, make me a sticky [Re: wally6934] #4250815 11/16/16 05:05 PM
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5W30

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