Engine Oil Myths That Every Car Guy Should Know Have Been Busted

What it comes to motor oil, just like anything else with a car, there are lots of ...

What it comes to motor oil, just like anything else with a car, there are lots of options to choose from whether it be a particular brand, oil type or even the weight of the oil itself. Now, if you’re just driving a regular old car, picking out the exact right kind of oil probably isn’t really something that you need to worry too much about as whatever it says in your owner’s manual will do but when you start getting into performance applications and motors that are more designed for racing, picking out which oil you run might be a little bit more pertinent to optimal performance.vAfter all, it is one of the most important liquids in your engine that will keep it running for years to come if you’re lucky.

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Even then, if you want to choose to go with a higher grade of motor oil, there still is no exact right answer as there’s always a lot of information to push your way through and figure out so that you can get exactly the right combo for your ride. There are lots of different factors that can switch up what kind of motor oil you need or don’t need and a video like this might just help guide you through some of those factors, including, dispelling some of the myths that might be out there about motor oil that you can choose to ignore.

If you follow along down the video below, the AMMO NYC YouTube channel will take you along for a ride at the Total manufacturing plant where you get a complete top to bottom of exactly how the oil is made and what you can expect when you put it in your car. After watching this one, be sure to tell us if you picked up any new information and what among that information was the most helpful.

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