Engine oils, gear lubricants and lubricant sets were compared on fuel economy in cold start, short trip, cold weather service using full-size and compact cars. Significant improvements in fuel economy were shown through lubricant selection. The effect of other variables was identified. Ambient temperature effects on fuel economy were quantified. /GMRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  USA  15096
  • Authors:
    • Sheahan, T J
    • Romig, W S
  • Publication Date: 1975-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 12 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00099733
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE #750676
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1975 12:00AM