Unlike the usual modification of the LIQUI Moli Top Tech 4200, engine oil Liqui Moly Top Tec 4200 Diesel, as the name implies, is specially designed for vehicles equipped with diesel engines. It is a synthetic oil class HC, providing work with both particulate filters and without them.
Engine oil overview Liqui Moly Top Tec 4200 Diesel
The product fully complies with the environmental standard of Euro 4. In addition to VW and Audi cars, it can be used for other brands – Renault, BMW, Mercedes and others.
The car oil is characterized by excellent properties in the field of protection against wear and cleaning of the engine from soot and other deposits. The lubricating fluid flows quickly to the working parts and helps to reduce the fuel consumption.
The composition is based on high quality base oils and a set of modern additives, without sulfur, chlorine and phosphorus, has a high oxidation resistance.
Oil LIQUI Moly Top Tech 4200 Diesel is compatible with a variety of exhaust gases neutralizing systems, ensures a low emission of harmful components of internal combustion engines into the atmosphere.
Like other samples of the Toptec line, it has long intervals between replacements (30-50 thousand km or, for underutilized engines, 2 years of operation), it is necessary to follow the instructions of the automakers of their vehicles. The oil can also be used for internal combustion engines operating on natural and liquefied gas.
Properties, tolerances, certificates of conformity
LIQUI Moly Top Tec 4200 Diesel oil has many positive characteristics, for example, a good start in the winter season, fuel economy, aging resistance, the ability to clean the motor well from the products of its work, compatibility with catalysts, etc. Mixing with conventional oils is not provided.
Certificate meets the ACEA C3, thus is approved by BMW, VW, Porsche, Mercedes. The car oil manufacturer advises to use it, in addition to the above, for vehicles with specifications ACEA A3/B4/A5/B5; C2, and API SM/CF, and Audi and VW (except R5, V10 TDI until June 2006), Fiat, Citroen, Peugeot.
Physico-chemical data and application features
The lubricating fluid is characterized by the following properties:
- The rate of viscosity index – 175;
- Sulphate ash – 0.7 g/100 g;
- Density index (15 ⁰C) – 0.855 g/cm cube.;
- Pour point (⁰C) — -42;
- Alkaline index – 6.5 mg KOH/g;
- Viscosity index (100 ⁰C) – 12.3 mm sq/s;
- HTHS – 3.5 MPa*s;
- Viscosity index (40 ⁰C) – 70 mm sq/s;
- The flash in the open crucible (⁰C) – 230;
The manufacturer recommends Liqui Moly Top Tec 4200 Diesel for diesel engines operating in difficult conditions, with environmental standards Euro 4 and additional exhaust filtration devices.
Perfect for atmospheric and turbocharged engines. Provides long-term operation until the next replacement. Safety of soot filters and high efficiency of work will correspond to the declared by the company only in an unmixed form.