Do Diesel Engines Burn Oil?

Diesel burning oil

All diesel engines burn some oil as a normal part of operation. This can be a problem in modern turbodiesels with diesel particulate filters (DPF).



Why do European Cars Require Special Oil?

Audi

European cars require oil that protects the emissions system, meets certain viscosity requirements, meets strict OEM requirements and more. We explain here.



Oil Life Monitors – Everything You Need To Know

Oil life monitors are great tools, but they have limitations. Here’s everything you need to know about the oil life monitor in your vehicle.



What to Look for When Buying a Used Dirt Bike

Dirt bike

When buying a used dirt bike, look for these telltale signs that the bike has been used and abused so you don’t accidentally buy someone else’s problem.



Why is My Car’s Engine Burning Oil?

Several factors can contribute to a car burning oil. Worn or stuck piston rings. Worn valve seals. Low-quality motor oil. Here’s what you need to know.



Help Prevent Timing Chain Stretch with Good Oil

AMSOIL protects timing chain

Timing chain stretch can affect some modern turbocharged, gasoline-direct-injected (T-GDI) engines, triggering a check-engine light. Here’s what you can do.



Used Car Checklist: What to Know Before You Buy

Used car checklist

Follow this used car checklist to find your next vehicle and ensure it’s in good shape before parting with your hard-earned money.



Watch: How to Use AMSOIL Power Foam®

AMSOIL Power Foam

AMSOIL Power Foam helps remove carburetor and engine deposits in two- and four-stroke engines, helping them run better. Here’s how to use it.



Four-Stroke or Two-Stroke Dirt Bike: Which is Right for Me?

Dirt bike

The two-stroke vs. four-stroke dirt bike debate has heated as two strokes continue to improve. Here’s what you need to know to choose the right bike for you.



RV Travel & Maintenance Tips

RV

Before you strike out on your next adventure, check out these RV travel and maintenance tips to keep your rig running strong all season.