Frequently Asked Questions
Knowing the cause is an important factor in finding the right solution, as with most problems. Especially in cars, a problem can quickly seem complex and costly to resolve. With these answers, we hope to provide a quick and clear response to the most frequently asked questions.
Are additives useful and what are the benefits?
Absolutely! Additives can be incredibly useful! These chemicals are added to improve performance and avoid heavy costs. Take the automotive industry, for example, where fuel additives can improve engine performance, reduce emissions, and extend the engine's lifespan. They can even help prevent corrosion and keep the fuel system clean. The use of additives can lead to astounding results, such as better performance, higher efficiency, and a longer lifespan for your vehicle. Additives are truly a game changer for an optimal product experience!
Are additives safe to use?
Yes, most additives designed specifically for vehicles are safe to use according to manufacturer's recommendations and package instructions. However, it is important to use only additives specifically designed for the type of vehicle and engine you have, and to follow the dosages and instructions for use carefully.
Can the use of additives affect my vehicle's warranty?
In some cases, using unapproved additives or not following your vehicle manufacturer's recommendations can affect your vehicle's warranty. It is therefore important to check your vehicle's warranty terms carefully and, if necessary, contact the manufacturer or an authorized dealer for advice.
I have used an M-Flush. Can I drive with this?
Yes, you certainly can, even stronger. We totally recommend it,
What oil can I use for my car?
When it comes to choosing the right oil for your car, it is important to look at the specifications recommended by your vehicle's manufacturer. The manufacturer usually provides specific recommendations for the type of oil best suited for your engine, based on factors such as engine configuration, vehicle age, climate and driving conditions.
It is important to consult your manufacturer's recommendations to determine which type of oil is best for your vehicle. This can usually be found in your vehicle owner's manual or on your engine's oil filler cap or oil cap. It is also important to perform regular oil changes and adhere to your manufacturer's recommended maintenance schedule. To maintain optimal performance and reliability of your engine, additives are also recommended.
When should I change my oil?
The frequency of oil changes can vary based on several factors, such as oil type, vehicle type and driving conditions. However, it is generally recommended that you change your vehicle's oil according to the manufacturer's maintenance schedule, which can be found in the vehicle's manual. This usually ranges between 7,500 and 10,000 kilometers, or every 6 months to 1 year, whichever comes first. It is important to follow the manufacturer's recommendations for the best performance and reliability of your engine.
Ceramic oil, what are the benefits?
Ceramic oil contains special additives with ceramic particles that provide additional protection and enhanced engine performance, such as improved wear protection, reduced friction, and improved heat dissipation. Consult your vehicle manufacturer's recommendations to determine if ceramic oil may be useful for your specific situation.
You can read more about the ceramic technology here or in our solid lubricants series.
Synthetic oil, what are the benefits?
Synthetic oil offers several benefits, including better performance at extreme temperatures, improved wear protection, longer drain intervals, improved fuel efficiency and reduced deposits and deposits in the engine. It has a higher viscosity index and contains special additives that provide better engine protection and cleaner operation. Always consult your vehicle manual and consult with a qualified mechanic or oil specialist to determine if synthetic oil is appropriate for your vehicle and driving conditions.
You can read more about the synthetic oils here or how synthetic compares against mineral oil.
Mineral oil, what are the benefits?
Mineral oil has some advantages, including a lower cost compared to synthetic oil, and it may be suitable for older vehicles or engines with less demanding performance requirements. Mineral oil can be a good choice for certain applications and budget-conscious consumers. However, it is important to follow the manufacturer's recommendations and consider the specific needs of your vehicle and driving conditions to make the best choice for your engine. Always consult your vehicle manual and consult with a qualified mechanic or oil specialist for customized advice.
You can read more about the how synthetic compares against mineral oil.