Archive for July 29, 2013
Most people understand what motor oil is used for and how to replenish a vehicle’s supply of it. However, that’s usually where people’s knowledge of motor oil ends. Most people want to get it cheaply, and end up degrading the car’s performance, possibly it’s lifespan, because of cheap motor oil.
Before you get scolded about using cheap oil, here is what every person should understand about motor oil, including where it comes from, who are motor oil suppliers and how best to use the oil.
The primary function of motor oil is to help a vehicle’s engine start easily. It is also chiefly responsible for lubricating engine parts, reducing friction, protecting against rust and corrosion, keeping engine parts clean, minimizing combusti