ASTM - D7549
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Heavy-Duty Engine Oils under High Output Conditions—Caterpillar C13 Test Procedure
|Publication Date:||1 July 2019|
|ICS Code (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products):||75.100|
The test method covers a heavy-duty engine test procedure under high output conditions to evaluate engine oil performance with regard to piston deposit formation, piston ring sticking and oil consumption control in a combustion environment designed to minimize exhaust emissions. This test method is commonly referred to as the Caterpillar C13 Heavy-Duty Engine Oil Test.3
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3 Caterpillar Inc., Engine System Technology Development, PO Box 610, Mossville, IL 61552-0610.
*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard