J304_201606 Engine Oil Tests

Revised

06/28/2016

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Issuing Committee
Scope
Content
The purpose of this SAE Information Report is to describe test conditions and performance evaluation factors for both diesel and gasoline engine tests. Specifically, the tests described in this document are used to measure the engine performance requirements for engine oils described by the API Service Categories described in API Publication 1509, ASTM D 4485, SAE J183, and SAE J1423 standards, U.S. military specifications, and ILSAC GF Standards.
Rationale
Content
This procedure gives a brief description of the different ASTM tests used to qualify lubricants per various API and ILSAC specifications. This procedure was updated to reflect new lubricant specifications and new tests that they require.
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DOI
https://doi.org/10.4271/J304_201606
Pages
9
Citation
SAE International Information Report, Engine Oil Tests, SAE Standard J304_201606, Revised June 2016, Issued January 1942, https://doi.org/10.4271/J304_201606.
Additional Details
Publisher
Published
Jun 28, 2016
Product Code
J304_201606
Content Type
Information Report
Status
Revised
Language
English