Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Diesel Engine Oils in T-13 Diesel Engine
|Publication Date:||1 January 2021|
|ICS Code (Lubricants, industrial oils and related products):||75.100|
This test method covers an engine test procedure for evaluating diesel engine oils for oxidation performance characteristics in an engine equipped with exhaust gas recirculation and running on ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel.2 This test method is commonly referred to as the Volvo T-13.
The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
Exception-Where there is no direct SI equivalent, such as the units for screw threads, National Pipe Threads/ diameters, tubing size, and single source supply equipment specifications.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use. See Annex A10 for specific safety precautions.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.
2 The ASTM Test Monitoring Center will update changes in this test method by means of Information Letters. Information letters may be obtained from the ASTM Test Monitoring Center, 6555 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4489, Attention: Administrator. This edition incorporates revisions in all Information Letters through No. 20-2.
*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard