• SAE J 300 : 2015

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    Engine Oil Viscosity Classification

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  06-28-2021

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-20-2015

    Publisher:  SAE International

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    Table of Contents - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    1. SCOPE
    2. REFERENCES
    3. SIGNIFICANCE AND USE
    4. LOW-TEMPERATURE TEST METHODS
    5. HIGH-TEMPERATURE TEST METHODS
    6. LABELING
    7. NOTES
    APPENDIX A

    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    This SAE Standard defines the limits for a classification of engine lubricating oils in rheological terms only.

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    Committee TC 1
    Document Type Revision
    Publisher SAE International
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS ISO 4548-15 : 2014 METHODS OF TEST FOR FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - PART 15: VIBRATION FATIGUE TEST FOR COMPOSITE FILTER HOUSINGS
    ISO 4548-5:2013 Methods of test for full-flow lubricating oil filters for internal combustion engines Part 5: Test for cold start simulation and hydraulic pulse durability
    SAE J 183 : 2017 ENGINE OIL PERFORMANCE AND ENGINE SERVICE CLASSIFICATION (OTHER THAN 'ENERGY CONSERVING')
    BS 7403-4(1998) : 1998 FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - METHODS OF TEST FOR INITIAL PARTICLE RETENTION EFFICIENCY, LIFE AND CUMULATIVE EFFICIENCY (GRAVIMETRIC METHOD)
    A A 52306 : A LUBRICATING OIL, HEAVY-DUTY DIESEL ENGINE
    07/30149374 DC : 0 BS EN 15673-1 - DETERMINATION OF SLIP RESISTANCE OF PEDESTRIAN SURFACES - METHOD OF EVALUATION - PART 1: REFERENCE METHOD
    MIL L 46152 : E LUBRICATING OIL, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE, ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE, METRIC
    ISO 5165:2017 Petroleum products Determination of the ignition quality of diesel fuels Cetane engine method
    ASTM D 2422 : 1997 : R2013 Standard Classification of Industrial Fluid Lubricants by Viscosity System
    BS ISO 4548-14:2016 Methods of test for full-flow lubricating oil filters for internal combustion engines Cold start simulation and hydraulic pulse durability for composite filter housings
    11/30218514 DC : 0 BS ISO 4548-7 - METHODS OF TEST FOR FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - PART 7: VIBRATION FATIGUE TEST
    BS ISO 4548-5:2013 METHODS OF TEST FOR FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - PART 5: TEST FOR COLD START SIMULATION AND HYDRAULIC PULSE DURABILITY
    API 1525A : 1ED 2012 BULK ENGINE OIL CHAIN OF CUSTODY AND QUALITY DOCUMENTATION
    SAE AMS 2632 : 2008 INSPECTION, ULTRASONIC, OF THIN MATERIALS 0.5 INCH (12.77 MM) AND UNDER IN CROSS-SECTIONAL THICKNESS
    MIL L 6082 : E LUBRICATING OIL, AIRCRAFT PISTON ENGINE (NONDISPERSANT MINERAL OIL)
    NACE MR 01 74 : 2007 SELECTING INHIBITORS FOR USE AS SUCKER-ROD THREAD LUBRICANTS
    MIL HDBK 113 : C GUIDE FOR THE SELECTION OF LUBRICANTS, FUNCTIONAL FLUIDS, PRESERVATIVES AND SPECIALITY PRODUCTS FOR USE IN GROUND EQUIPMENT SYSTEMS
    14/30279043 DC : 0 BS ISO 4548-14 - METHODS OF TEST FOR FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - PART 14: COLD START SIMULATION AND HYDRAULIC PULSE DURABILITY FOR COMPOSITE FILTER HOUSINGS
    MIL PRF 32584 : 0 DECK COVERING MATERIALS, MONOLITHIC
    MIL L 21260 : D LUBRICATING OIL, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE, PRESERVATIVE AND BREAK IN
    BS ISO 18436-5:2012 Condition monitoring and diagnostics of machines. Requirements for qualification and assessment of personnel Lubricant laboratory technician/analyst
    MIL PRF 32049 : 0 PALLET, FIELD ARTILLERY PROJECTILE
    BS 7403-2(1998) : 1998 FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - METHOD OF TEST FOR ELEMENT BY-PASS VALVE CHARACTERISTICS
    ISO 4548-7:2012 Methods of test for full-flow lubricating oil filters for internal combustion engines Part 7: Vibration fatigue test
    BS 7403-7(1991) : 1991 FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - METHOD OF TEST FOR VIBRATION FATIGUE
    MIL PRF 21260 : E LUBRICATING OIL, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE, PRESERVATIVE BREAK-IN
    BS ISO 4548-7 : 2012 METHODS OF TEST FOR FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - PART 7: VIBRATION FATIGUE TEST
    12/30241609 DC : 0 BS ISO 4548-15 - METHODS OF TEST FOR FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - PART 15: VIBRATION FATIGUE TEST WITH COMPOSITE MATERIALS
    S.R. CEN/TS 16165:2016 DETERMINATION OF SLIP RESISTANCE OF PEDESTRIAN SURFACES - METHODS OF EVALUATION
    12/30171803 DC : 0 BS ISO 4548-5 - FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - PART 5: METHOD OF TEST FOR COLD START SIMULATION AND HYDRAULIC PULSE DURABILITY
    BS 7403-1(1998) : 1998 FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - METHODS OF TEST FOR DIFFERENTIAL PRESSURE/FLOW CHARACTERISTICS
    BS 7403-5(1991) : 1991 FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - METHOD OF TEST FOR COLD START SIMULATION AND HYDRAULIC PULSE DURABILITY
    MIL PRF 002104 : L LUBRICATING OIL, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE, COMBAT/TACTICAL SERVICE
    MIL L 2104 : F LUBRICATING OIL, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE, COMBAT TACTICAL SERVICE
    BS 7403-3(1998) : 1998 FULL-FLOW LUBRICATING OIL FILTERS FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES - METHODS OF TEST FOR RESISTANCE TO HIGH DIFFERENTIAL PRESSURE AND TO ELEVATED TEMPERATURE
    SAE AMS 2631 : 2017 ULTRASONIC INSPECTION, TITANIUM AND TITANIUM ALLOY BAR, BILLET AND PLATE
    MIL L 22851 : D LUBRICATING OIL, AIRCRAFT PISTON ENGINE, (ASHLESS DISPERSANT)
    MIL PRF 2104 : K LUBRICATING OIL, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE, COMBAT/TACTICAL SERVICE
    ASTM D 8111 : 2017 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Automotive Engine Oils in the Sequence IIIH, Spark-Ignition Engine
    ASTM D 2422 : 1997 : R2007 Standard Classification of Industrial Fluid Lubricants by Viscosity System
    STANAG 2410 : 1989 LIST OF NATO CIVIL/MILITARY GROUND ENGINE LUBRICATING OIL INTERCHANGEABILITY
    SAE J 2438 : 1998 LOW-TEMPERATURE CRANKING LOAD REQUIREMENTS OF AN ENGINE - AIR STARTER METHOD
    ASTM D 471 : 2016-02 TEST METHOD FOR RUBBER PROPERTY - EFFECT OF LIQUIDS
    API 1509 : 2002 ENGINE OIL LICENSING AND CERTIFICATION SYSTEM
    EN ISO 5165:2018 PETROLEUM PRODUCTS - DETERMINATION OF THE IGNITION QUALITY OF DIESEL FUELS - CETANE ENGINE METHOD (ISO 5165:2017)
    SAE J 2359 : 1998 LUBRICATING OIL, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE, MILITARY COMBAT/TACTICAL SERVICE
    SAE J 1423 : 2015 CLASSIFICATION OF ENERGY CONSERVING ENGINE OIL AND RESOURCE CONSERVING ENGINE OIL FOR PASSENGER CARS, VANS, SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES, AND LIGHT-DUTY TRUCKS
    UNI ISO 18436-5 : 2013 CONDITION MONITORING AND DIAGNOSTICS OF MACHINES - REQUIREMENTS FOR QUALIFICATION AND ASSESSMENT OF PERSONNEL - PART 5: LUBRICANT LABORATORY TECHNICIAN/ANALYST
    SAE J 357 : 2016 PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF ENGINE OILS
    ISO 4548-15:2014 Methods of test for full-flow lubricating oil filters for internal combustion engines Part 15: Vibration fatigue test for composite filter housings
    SAE J 2361 : 1998 LUBRICATING OIL, INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE, PRESERVATION BREAK-IN
    I.S. EN ISO 5165:1998 PETROLEUM PRODUCTS - DETERMINATION OF THE IGNITION QUALITY OF DIESEL FUELS - CETANE ENGINE METHOD (ISO 5165:2017)
    DIN 51130:2014-02 Testing of floor coverings - Determination of the anti-slip property - Workrooms and fields of activities with slip danger - Walking method - Ramp test
    SAE AMS 2633 : 2017 ULTRASONIC INSPECTION, CENTRIFUGALLY-CAST, CORROSION-RESISTANT STEEL TUBULAR CYLINDERS
    ASTM D 2422 : 1997 Standard Classification of Industrial Fluid Lubricants by Viscosity System
    ASTM D 6984 : 2017-05 TEST METHOD FOR EVALUATION OF AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE OILS IN THE SEQUENCE IIIF, SPARK-IGNITION ENGINE
    ASTM D 7932 : 2017 Standard Specification for Printed, Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Labels for Use in Extreme Distribution Environments
    ASTM D 7320 : 2017-05 TEST METHOD FOR EVALUATION OF AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE OILS IN THE SEQUENCE 3G, SPARK-IGNITION ENGINE
    ASTM D 2422 : 1997 : R2002 Standard Classification of Industrial Fluid Lubricants by Viscosity System
    ASTM D 6224 : 2016 : REDLINE Standard Practice for In-Service Monitoring of Lubricating Oil for Auxiliary Power Plant Equipment
    ISO 4548-14:2016 Methods of test for full-flow lubricating oil filters for internal combustion engines Part 14: Cold start simulation and hydraulic pulse durability for composite filter housings
    ISO 18436-5:2012 Condition monitoring and diagnostics of machines Requirements for qualification and assessment of personnel Part 5: Lubricant laboratory technician/analyst
    CEN/TS 16165:2016 DETERMINATION OF SLIP RESISTANCE OF PEDESTRIAN SURFACES - METHODS OF EVALUATION

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    SAE J 1510 : 2001 LUBRICANTS FOR TWO-STROKE-CYCLE GASOLINE ENGINES
    ASTM D 3244 : 2016-06 PRACTICE FOR UTILIZATION OF TEST DATA TO DETERMINE CONFORMANCE WITH SPECIFICATIONS
    ASTM D 5133 : 2015 : REDLINE Standard Test Method for Low Temperature, Low Shear Rate, Viscosity/Temperature Dependence of Lubricating Oils Using a Temperature-Scanning Technique
    ASTM D 5481 : 2013 : REDLINE Standard Test Method for Measuring Apparent Viscosity at High-Temperature and High-Shear Rate by Multicell Capillary Viscometer
    ASTM D 4683 : 2017 : REDLINE Standard Test Method for Measuring Viscosity of New and Used Engine Oils at High Shear Rate and High Temperature by Tapered Bearing Simulator Viscometer at 150 °C
    SAE J 1536 : 2006 TWO-STROKE-CYCLE ENGINE OIL FLUIDITY/MISCIBILITY CLASSIFICATION
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