R&D

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CRUZE LUBRICANTS invests more than 7% of revenues in research, development and testing. Coupled with our Quality Control, this assures that our products meet API, ACEA, JASO, and MB , MAN , VOLVO and most OEM requirements.

We use base oils and additives from leading suppliers to manufacture synthetic, conventional and blended automotive and industrial lubricants. These include passenger car motor oil, automatic transmission fluid, heavy duty engine oil, marine engine oil, gear oil, coolant, hydraulic oil, compressor oil, turbine oil, metal cutting fluids, industrial gear oil, transformer oil, and other lubricant products.

CRUZE LUBRICANTS’s fully equipped technical laboratory allows us to develop and control the quality of our advanced technology products, custom formulations, Our close working relationships with our base oil and additive suppliers keep us updated on market trends and provide us with the latest technologies to give our products competitive advantages.

We also utilize our lab facilities to test your used oil to extend engine life, improve vehicle reliability, and optimize oil change intervals.

Laboratory capabilities

API Gravity: ASTM D287 & Specific Gravity:  ASTM D1298

Kinematic Viscosity @ 40°C and KV @ 100°C: ASTM D445

Cold Cranking Simulator: ASTM D 5293

Yield Stress & MRV: ASTM D 4684

Flash Point: ASTM D92

Pour Point: ASTM D97

Foam Test: ASTM D892

Total Base Number (TBN): ASTM D2896

Metals Content Test: ASTM D 5185

Noack Volatility Test: ASTM D 5800

Water Content Test: ASTM D95

PH: ASTM D1287

Freezing Point: ASTM D1177

Brookfield Low-Temperature Viscosity: ASTM D2983

High Temperature/High Shear Test: ASTM D4683

Foam Test: ASTM D892

Color Test: ASTM D1500