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SAE 5W-50  Motor Oil

Advanced 100% synthetic colloidal motor oil

Product Description

SynLube SAE 5W-50 Motor Oil is an advanced full synthetic motor oil, designed to help deliver outstanding engine protection and enhanced fuel economy.

SynLube SAE 5W-50 Motor Oil meets or exceeds the requirements of the latest industry standards and outperforms all conventional and other synthetic motor oils. 

SynLube SAE 5W-50 Motor Oil is recommended for use in all modern engines, irrespective of the SAE viscosity that is OEM specified.

SynLube SAE 5W-50 Motor Oil is engineered for the latest gasoline and diesel (with or without Diesel Particulate Filters or DPFs) engine technology engines, delivering excellent all-round performance. It provides exceptional cleaning power, wear protection and overall performance.

Features and Potential Benefits

SynLube SAE 5W-50 Motor Oil is engineered with a proprietary blend of high performance synthetic base stocks, which are fortified with a precisely balanced component additive system. The low viscosity, advanced full synthetic formulation, helps to increase engine efficiency and maximize fuel economy.

SynLube SAE 5W-50 Motor Oil provides the high-temperature protection of higher viscosity oils, while also offering the longest possible service life in the SynLube Motor Oil line.

Key features and potential benefits

FeaturesAdvantages and Potential Benefits
High viscosity index, advanced full synthetic formula Helps to increase engine efficiency and improve fuel economy up to 3.2%, based on a comparison versus those grades most commonly used. 
Actual savings are dependent upon vehicle/engine type, outside temperature, driving conditions, and your current engine oil viscosity
Outstanding thermal and oxidation stabilityHelps to reduce oil aging resulting in long lasting protection
Outstanding low temperature capabilitiesQuick cold weather starting and fast protection helps to extend engine life
Precisely balanced additive component systemExcellent overall lubrication and wear protection performance for many driving styles and conditions, from mild to severe, for use in any engine in all Climatic Conditions.


SynLube SAE 5W-50 Motor Oil is recommended by SynLube Incorporated for use in all engines, irrespective of the SAE Viscosity recommended by the OEM.

SAE 5W-50 motor oil is recommended for applications in all types of gasoline or diesel fueled passenger cars, SUV’s, vans, and light trucks.

Oil Change Interval

It is recommended by SynLube Incorporated that the SynLube SAE 5W-50 UNIVERSAL Motor Oil is changed when, whichever of following conditions occurs first:

However, it is possilbe to extend the Oil Change Interval to up to:

Contact SynLube Incorporated for specific recommendations that are applicable to your specific vehicle and use regime.


SynLube SAE 5W-50  Motor Oil meets or exceeds the requirements of:
According to SynLube Incorporated
SynLube SAE 5W-50 Motor Oil
is of the following quality level:
VW503 01

Typical Properties

SynLube SAE 5W-50
SAE Grade5W-50
Viscosity, @ 100ºC, cSt  (ASTM D445)17.9
Viscosity, @ 40ºC, cSt  (ASTM D445)98
Viscosity Index202
ISO Viscosity100
Sulfated Ash, wt% (ASTM D874)0.0
HTHS Viscosity, mPa•s @ 150ºC (ASTM D4683)5.0
Phosphorous (ASTM D4951)0.1
Flash Point, ºC (ASTM D92)254
Total Base Number (ASTM D2896)10.2
MRV @ -40ºC (ASTM D4684)26000
Low Temp. Cranking @ -35ºC (mPa.s) 6250
Low Temp. Pumping @ -40ºC (mPa.s) 30000
Density @15.6ºC g/ml (ASTM D4052)0.92
Colloidal ContentGraphite
Colloidal Size (microns)0.3 to 1.5

Health and Safety

Based on available information, this product is not expected to produce adverse effects on health when used for the intended application and the recommendations provided in the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) are followed.

MSDS's are available upon request through your sales contract office, or via the Internet. This product should not be used for purposes other than its intended use. If disposing of used product, take care to protect the environment.

Typical Properties are typical of those obtained with normal production tolerance and do not constitute a specification.  Variations that do not affect product performance may be expected during normal manufacture.

The information contained herein is subject to change without notice.

For more information, contact SynLube Incorporated.