Automotive Gear Lubricant Viscosity Classification
- Ground Vehicle Standard
Data Sets - Support Documents
The Driveline and Chassis Lubrication Technical Committee is responsible for development of SAE Standards, Recommended Practices, Information Reports and related information pertinent to the classification, performance characteristics, physical properties and test requirements for: lubricants designed for the use in axles, differentials, power dividers, transmissions, and hydraulic components used in automotive-type vehicles and their associated equipment ; selection of greases and maintenance of parts by the standardization of terms and grease lubricated parts of automotive equipment , procedures and specifications of hydraulic fluids used in automatic shift transmissions, wet brake systems and hydraulic systems. The Fuel and Lubricants Steering Committee has been formed under the committee's direction. Participants in the SAE Driveline and Chassis Lubrication Technical Committee include OEMs, suppliers, consulting firms, government and other interested parties.