Castrol GTX 10W-40 Conventional Motor Oil, 5 Quarts

A Take 5 technician will help you identify the correct viscosity based on your vehicle’s manufacturer requirements and individual needs. 2008 was a subpar season for Force who finished 7th, out of the top five for the first time since early in his career. Should the engine backfire at any time during a race, the fuel pump is automatically shut down, and the parachutes are deployed. The idea was to either minimize or eliminate the circumstances that led to Kalitta’s death. This safety device became mandatory and was put into place at the start of the 2009 season. Also, a brake handle that, instead of needing to be pulled back toward the driver, was set up to be pushed away from the driver was made an optional setting for the Funny Car division.

Your owner’s manual will tell you which industry specification, type and grade of oil the manufacturer specifies, and we’ve also made it quick and easy to see all your options and make the right choice with our Oil Selector tool. It is important to regularly change your oil so that it protects your engine and helps it last longer so you can keep a healthy vehicle. If your oil is not regularly changed, mobil 1 oil it can leave damaging deposits, sludge and buildup throughout the internal parts of the engine. For your car, truck or SUV there are many different types of oil you can use. We are here to provide the best for your vehicle needs and driving habits. Castrol employs over 7,500 people, it operates directly in more than 80 countries, and is represented by over 2,000 third party distributors.

So inspection at the same time you change your oil would be a good practice. Oil change intervals can last anywhere from 3,000-10,000 miles depending on your driving habits and conditions, your vehicle’s mileage, oil lifetime and the manufacturer recommendations. A certified Take 5 technician will recommend your optimal oil change interval at the time of service. Full Synthetic provides maximum protection to help extend engine life, so you get more miles of driving enjoyment from your car. Current drivers racing for his team are son-in-law Robert Hight, and daughter Brittany.

Effective July 2013 Jimmy Prock replaced Mike Neff as crew chief, and Mike Neff became crew chief for Robert Hight. Neff, who was once the crew chief for rival driver Gary Scelzi, raced in a 4th Funny Car for JFR from October 26, 2007, following the death of Eric Medlen, until the end of the 2009 season. However, in 2010, after a 2009 season in which Force did not win a single race, Force parked his 4th car, and named Neff as his new crew chief instead. This decision resulted in Force winning his 15th NHRA Championship.

Castrol GTX

TriShield is a unique triple-action technology that attracts, captures, and disperses particles that can build up in engines and causes sludge buildup. It stops small particles from becoming big problems and protects the car you rely on. This innovative technology uses a polymer that contains two chemical hooks that attract and capture both sludge and soot in a single molecule, helping to prevent particles from building up. With TriShield Technology, Castrol has improved the potency and protection that GTX provides.

It has evolved to meet the needs of consumers and vehicle manufacturers since 1968 and continues to innovate and remain a trusted brand today. Severe driving conditions such as heavy traffic, poor fuel quality, harsh driving conditions and exceeding oil change intervals can all cause the build-up of a thick, tar like substance called sludge. If untreated, it can rob a car’s engine of its power and ultimately its life. This oil is specially engineered to prevent harmful build-up of sludge while protecting against new oil splatter formation better than tough industry standards. Proper oil maintenance will help extend the life of your vehicle. Even if you do not drive often, the engine oil could get contaminated as a result of accumulated moisture.