5W-40 engine oil – fully synthetic products for high performance
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5W40 engine oil – what you should know
5W-40 engine oil is produced by a variety of manufacturers including Liqui Moly and Elf. The combination of letters and numbers refers to a particular SAE oil viscosity class, wherein oil viscosity is defined as the resistance to flow and SAE is an abbreviation for the Society of Automotive Engineers. 5W-40 is a multi-grade oil for every day of the year. The number after the "W" represents the performance oil viscosity at 100 °C, which is 12.5 mm²/s for a 5W-40 engine oil. 5W indicates the minimum temperature of -35 °C at which the oil is still fully pumpable.