Accession Number:

ADA045330

Title:

Inspection of Police Cruiser Engines Operated Using Re-Refined and Virgin Based Crankcase Lubricants.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept. Jan-Aug 77,

Corporate Author:

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TEX ARMY FUELS AND LUBRICANTS RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

Engine inspections were made of several San Diego, CA police cruiser units which were operated using rerefined engine oil. For comparison, police cruiser units of the same type from Hollywood Park, TX which were operated using virgin based engine oil were inspected. The resulting deposit level ratings are included in this report. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE