Entries by Marc Roden

Motor Oil For Ford Transit Connect EcoBlue Diesel Engine

A reader asks: I’ve got a 2019 Ford Transit Connect van with the 1.5L EcoBlue diesel engine. It requires a motor oil meeting the Ford WSS-M2C214-B1 specification. The engine oil offered by Ford is Motorcraft SAE 5W-30 F-150 Diesel Motor Oil. Do you offer a motor oil that is correct for this engine? Our answer: Yes, […]

Switching To Synthetic Oil In 2-Stroke Sea-Doo?

A reader asks: I’m looking for oil for my 2003 Sea-Doo GTI 787 with a 2-stroke engine. The previous owner used the BRP XPS 2-Stroke Mineral Oil. I’m afraid to change to a different oil as I do not want to hurt the engine. What do you suggest? Our answer: Switching to a full synthetic […]

AMSOIL Now Offers Motor Oil For Ford F-150 3.0L Power Stroke Diesel

AMSOIL now offers a premium-quality synthetic motor oil for 3.0L V-6 turbo-diesel Power Stroke engines. This engine is an option for some 2018, 2019 and newer Ford F-150 pick-up truck models. The “DHD” AMSOIL Signature Series Max-Duty Synthetic 5W-30 Diesel Oil now meets the Ford WSS-M2C214-B1 specification for the 3.0L Power Stroke engine. This motor […]

AMSOIL “Easy-Pack” Option Added To Five More Products

AMSOIL’s innovative Easy-Pack format has now made its way to five more products. Effective May 1st, 2019, the convenient Easy-Pack container is now an option for Signature Series ATF’s and yet more gear oil and transmission fluid options. Here are the new additions. “ATF” Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF “ATL” Signature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF […]

A Substitute For Mobil Epic 102 Grease?

A reader asks: Do you carry an equivalent of Mobil Epic EP 102 Grease? This will be used in medium-duty worm drives in both extreme winter cold and summer. Our answer: We believe that we have an upgrade over the semi-synthetic Mobil Epic EP 102 product. A unique aspect of Mobil Epic EP 102 is […]


AMSOIL Interceptor Now Carries JASO FD Spec For Ski-Doo E-TEC

AMSOIL Interceptor Synthetic 2-Stroke Oil now meets and exceeds the requirements for the JASO FD industry specification. Why does this matter? Ski-Doo recently started recommending the use of JASO FD-compliant 2-stroke oils for their E-TEC snowmobile engines. AMSOIL Interceptor has been extensively tested for use in Ski-Doo E-TEC engines. The addition of this spec further […]

AMSOIL Now Offers Easy Pack For Marine and ATV/UTV Oil

AMSOIL now offers their ingenious “Easy Pack” format for two more products. Easy Pack options are now available for AMSOIL Marine Synthetic 75W-90 Gear Oil and AMSOIL ATV/UTV Synthetic Transmission and Differential Fluid. Each will be available in single US quart (946 ml) Easy Packs or cases of 12 units. This clever packaging allows for […]