What You Need To Know About API SN PLUS
Learn about API SN PLUS, the new motor oil specification for turbocharged engines. See how Pennzoil is supporting API SN PLUS and protecting the performance of your engine.
Maintaining your vehicle’s performance means protecting turbocharged engines from Low-Speed Pre-Ignition (LSPI). Automakers are the driving force behind API SN PLUS, a new supplemental motor oil specification that protects turbocharged engines. Pennzoil products with this designation protect against LSPI. Get answers to your questions about API SN PLUS and Pennzoil® motor oils.
What is “API SN PLUS”?
Does Pennzoil offer any motor oils that meet API SN PLUS?
When will these products be on shelves?
Will I see API SN PLUS on the bottle?
Why does the industry need the “API SN PLUS” supplemental motor oil specification?
What is Low-Speed Pre-Ignition?
What tests are used to determine whether a motor oil will or will not contribute to LSPI?
How do I know if my car needs an API SN PLUS motor oil?
Pennzoil Products that are API SN PLUS
Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic Motor Oil
Pennzoil Platinum® Full Synthetic motor oil with with PurePlus® Technology keeps pistons up to 50% cleaner than required by the toughest industry standard and keeps your engine cleaner than any leading synthetic oil.
Pennzoil Platinum® High Mileage Full Synthetic Motor Oil
Pennzoil Platinum® High Mileage keeps pistons up to 20% cleaner than the toughest industry standards to help keep the engines running clean and performing strong.
Pennzoil® Gold Synthetic Blend Motor Oil
Pennzoil Gold™ provides better protection than conventional oil in severe driving conditions like stop-and-go driving, frequent short trips, extreme temperatures and idling and towing.