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Why engine oil matters

Available Formats:  Online Training Course | DVD



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Product Details:

Oils: The Slippery Slope


Engine oil and its filtration are key to keeping today’s vehicles running properly. This course provides what you need to know about oil — conventional and synthetic — to maintain engines properly, as well as tips on how to sell oil service to your customers. Besides dealing with the ways to keep engines clean, the course provides information to deal with a host of problems related to oil. For example, the course covers solutions for oil gelling and sludge formation, the prevention of premature camshaft wear, how certain supplements can shorten the life of oxygen sensors and catalytic converters and oil elated engine failure such as clogged oil pumps, lifter noise and fuel economy issues. Specifications for GM, Ford, Chrysler, BMW, Volkswagon/Audi, Land Rover, Jaguar, and Volvo are provided.


Online Training Course:

  • Online Training Video - Runtime: 112 minutes
  • Practice test covering topic is included in the online training course
  • Ebook covering topics in online training course 
  • Certificate of completion


  • 112 minutes of run time footage in DVD disc format