Pennzoil Conventional Motor Oil bottle
Pennzoil® motor oil helps clean out the sludge lesser oils leave behind.1

Pennzoil® Motor Oil

Pennzoil® motor oil uses a traditional oil base, fortified with Active Cleansing Agents™ to continuously prevent dirt and contaminants from turning into performance-robbing deposits. This helps keep engines clean and responsive. In fact, Pennzoil® motor oil helps clean out sludge lesser oils leave behind and keeps cleaning all the way to the next oil change.1

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Formulations Available Grades

SAE 5W-20

SAE 5W-30

SAE 10W-30

SAE 10W-40

SAE 20W-50

SAE 30

1 Based on a severe sludge clean-up test using SAE 5W-30.



Why should I use Pennzoil® motor oil?
  • No other leading conventional oil helps keep engines cleaner1
  • No other leading conventional oil provides better wear protection2
  • Backed by the Pennzoil® Lubrication Limited Warranty

1Based on Sequence VG sludge test using SAE 5W-30.

2Based on Sequence IVA wear test using SAE 5W-30.


Pennzoil® Motor Oil

Industry specifications:

  • API SN, SM, SL SJ (SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-30, SAE 10W-30, SAE 10W-40, SAE 20W-50, 30, 40)
  • ILSAC GF-5 (SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-30, SAE 10W-30)

OEM specifications:

  • Chrysler MS 6395 (SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-30, SAE 10W-30)
  • Ford WSS-M2C930-A and Ford WSS-M2C945-A (SAE 5W-20)
  • Ford WSS-M2C929-A and Ford WSS-M2C946-A (SAE 5W-30)
  • GM 6094M (SAE 5W-20, SAE 5W-3, SAE 10W-30)
Pennzoil® GT Performance Racing

Industry Specifications:

  • API SJ (25W-50)

Specifications may vary by viscosity grade. These specifications are to be used as guidelines only. Please refer to your individual vehicle owner's manual for proper viscosity grade and specification of oil to use.


10 year warranty
Learn about our Pennzoil Limited Lubrication Warranty
  • Free warranty with purchase of any Pennzoil® motor oil
  • Coverage up to 480,000 kilometers or 10 years (whichever is first) if you exclusively use Pennzoil Platinum®, Pennzoil Gold™, Pennzoil® High Mileage® or Pennzoil® motor oil
  • Easy to enroll
  • Covers 15 critical engine parts
  • Completely transferable to future owner
  • Customized for each driver’s specific OEM recommended oil change schedule
  • Reminds you when it’s time to change your motor oil