Castrol Tection Extra is formulated to exceed the requirements of API CJ–4, which means:
But that's only the beginning. Modern engines run under harsher conditions than ever before. That's why we test our oil under the most severe conditions. Castrol Tection Extra is engineered to provide maximum protection for engines that run long and in tough environments.
Oil circulates through your engine at a rate of up to 100 times a minute; all the while it is being subjected to intense heat of over 400° F and is assaulted by acid, dirt and soot. In these harsh conditions, only the toughest engine oils can survive. While most diesel engine oils fold under the pressure by the end of the recommended drain interval, test results show that Castrol Tection Extra provides the best protection for your engine throughout the entire service interval.
Regularly changing a vehicle's engine oil is necessary to ensure proper engine function as well as to ensure that a vehicle engine lasts for as long as possible. Oil changes remove old, dirty engine oil and replace it with clean, fresh engine oil.
Regular oil changes provide several benefits:
Moreover, every Castrol Full Service Oil Change includes our 20-point service checklist, which helps ensure that all of the major mechanical components of your vehicle perform and last. In fact, regular maintenance is the single most important thing you can do to extend the life of your vehicle.
Our 20-point service checklist includes:
|Change Motor Oil - Up to 5 Quarts||Check Radiator/Coolant|
|Change Oil Filter||Check Power Steering Fluid|
|Lubricate Chassis||Check Differential Fluid|
|Check Exterior Lights||Check Fuel Filter|
|Check Wiper Blades||Check Belts & Hoses|
|Check/Fill Washer Fluid||Check/Test Battery|
|Check Engine Air Filter||Check Brake Fluid|
|Check Cabin Air Filter||Check/Adjust Tire Pressure|
|Check PCV Valve||Reset Maintenance Light|
|Check Transmission Fluid||Safety/Quality Inspection|
Most vehicle manuals recommend that you service your vehicle more frequently if you drive in “severe” conditions. Most drivers are surprised at what counts for severe driving. In fact, for most drivers, “normal” driving habits are actually “severe”! “Severe” driving conditions include one or more of the following:
Protect your vehicle with proper maintenance to counteract the effects of severe driving.
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