Recommended Engine Oils for V8 and V12 Naturally Aspirated Engines – Aston Martin

NHTSA ID Number: 10161683

Manufacturer Communication Number: SPL-03-1261

Summary

Recommended Engine Oils for V8 and V12 Naturally Aspirated Engines

 

189 Affected Products

Vehicles

MAKE MODEL YEAR
ASTON MARTIN DB11 2017-2019
ASTON MARTIN DB7 1995-2003
ASTON MARTIN DB9 2004-2016
ASTON MARTIN DB9 GT 2017
ASTON MARTIN DBS 2005-2017
ASTON MARTIN DBS SUPERLEGGERA 2019
ASTON MARTIN F05060 2005-2017
ASTON MARTIN GT12 2016
ASTON MARTIN ONE-77 2010-2012
ASTON MARTIN RAPIDE 2005-2019
ASTON MARTIN RAPIDE S 2005-2017
ASTON MARTIN TARAF 2015-2017
ASTON MARTIN V12 2001-2005
ASTON MARTIN V12 VANTAGE 2005
ASTON MARTIN V12 VANTAGE COUPE 2006-2016
ASTON MARTIN V12 VANTAGE S 2014, 2016-2018
ASTON MARTIN V12 ZAGATO 2012-2013
ASTON MARTIN V8 2005-2009
ASTON MARTIN V8 VANTAGE 2006-2016, 2019
ASTON MARTIN V8 VANTAGE S 2011-2014, 2016-2017
ASTON MARTIN VANQUISH 2001-2007, 2013-2018
ASTON MARTIN VANQUISH S 2017-2018
ASTON MARTIN VANQUISH ZAGATO 2017-2018
ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE 1996-1998, 2000-2001
ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE GT12 2005-2017
ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE GT8 2016-2017
ASTON MARTIN VIRAGE 2006-2014
ASTON MARTIN VOLANTE 1996-1998, 2000-2001
ASTON MARTIN ZAGATO 2013
ASTON V8 VANTAGE 2016-2018

As part of the global partnership between Aston Martin and Total, recent tests confirm that Total engine oils are approved and specified for use in V8 and V12 naturally aspirated engines.

We have issued this Policy Letter to tell you the factory recommended engine oils to use. Refer to Table 1 for the specified engine oils to use in Aston Martin Vehicles.

Table 1

Vehicle Engines Product
V8 Vantage (all variants) V8 4.3/4.7 Total Quartz Ineo Racing

10W-60

ACEA: C3

API: SN

DB9, DBS, Virage, V12 Vantage (all variants), Vanquish (all variants), Rapide, Taraf, V12 Zagato, Vanquish S V12 6.0 Total Quartz 9000

0W-40

ACEA: A3-B4

API: SN



Reference number:
SPL-03-1261

Issued: 20 May, 2019

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=10161683

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/tsbs/2019/MC-10161683-9999.pdf

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SaleBestseller No. 1
Castrol 03101 EDGE 0W-40 A3/B4 Advanced Full Synthetic Motor Oil, 5 quart, 1 pack
  • Advanced premium full synthetic motor oil to offer strength under extreme pressure
  • Titanium strong for maximum engine performance
  • Reduces metal-to-metal contact across a range of different driving speeds
  • Protects the engine for the entire drain interval even under extreme pressure
  • Decreases engine deposit formation to help maximize engine response
Bestseller No. 2
Mobil 1 (120760) 0W-40 Motor Oil, 5 Quart, Pack of 2
  • Meets or exceeds the latest OEM and industry approvals. Chosen for factory fill in many of the world's finest vehicles
  • Provides exceptional cleaning power for dirty engines and excellent overall performance
  • Excellent low temperature capabilities for rapid engine protection at start-up
  • Enhanced frictional properties that aids fuel economy
  • Delivers fast protection for reduced engine wear and deposits even in the most extreme driving conditions
Bestseller No. 3
AmazonBasics Full Synthetic Motor Oil, Euro Formula for Turbo-Charged Vehicles, API SN, A3/B4, 0W-40, 5 Quart
  • Full-synthetic motor oil (0W-40, 5 quart); designed for many European automobiles, especially turbo-charged models; protection against initial startup wear and tear
  • Helps prevent build up that can cause rust and corrosion; reduces friction for improved fuel economy and protection against engine wear
  • High resistance to viscosity and thermal breakdown
  • Helps to fight volatility burn-off to minimize engine deposits and exhaust emissions
  • ACEA A3/B4 and API SN approved; always follow vehicle manual recommendations
SaleBestseller No. 4
Pennzoil Ultra Platinum Full Synthetic 0W-40 Motor Oil (1 Quart, Case of 6)
  • Engineered to provide a high-quality base oil using our revolutionary PurePlus gas-to-liquid technology in combination with a high-performance additive system
  • Delivers unsurpassed sludge protection to help keep high-performance and luxury car engines as close as possible to factory clean
  • Provides oil stability and endurance under extreme conditions (heat, load and speed) for protection against viscosity loss and thermal breakdown
  • Formulated to deliver faster low temperature oil flow and protection in extreme heat
  • Approved for use in SRT engines and by teams competing in the IndyCar race series
Bestseller No. 5
Bestseller No. 6
Royal Purple 06484-6PK API-Licensed SAE 0W-40 High Performance Synthetic Motor Oil - 1 qt. (Case of 6)
  • Better Wear Protection
  • Increased Fuel Efficiency
  • Better Protection of the Expensive Catalytic Emission System
  • Improved Compatibility with Fuels Containing Ethanol
  • Superior Corrosion Protection
SaleBestseller No. 7
Pennzoil Platinum Euro Full Synthetic 5W-40 Motor Oil (1-Quart, Case of 6)
  • Nothing keeps your engine closer to factory clean
  • Better fuel economy
  • Protects horsepower
  • Superior wear and corrosion protection
  • Excellent performance in extreme temperatures
SaleBestseller No. 8
Rotella 550045347-3PK T6 5W-40 1 gal. 3PK. CJ-4 Synthetic Motor Oil, 128. Fluid_Ounces, 3 Pack
  • Provides 1.5% improved fuel economy performance compared to SAE 15W-40 oils
  • Triple Protection Plus formula combines fully synthetic base oils with advanced additives for excellent equipment protection and long engine life
  • Formulated with additive technology that protects against the effects of soot, dirt and other contaminants
  • Engineered with shear stability to resist viscosity loss and maintain optimal engine oil pressure
  • Suitable for diesel-powered vehicles from tractor/trailers to classic cars and heavy-duty diesel pickups that allow an SAE 5W-40
SaleBestseller No. 9
Castrol 03057 GTX MAGNATEC 5W-30 Full Synthetic Motor Oil, 5 Quart
  • Dramatically reduce engine wear
  • Leave critical engine parts 4X smoother
  • Add a layer of protection during warm-up and beyond
  • Cling to critical engine parts when the oil drains down
  • API SN; ILSAC GF-5; GM dexos1; Meets Ford WSS-M2C929-A; Meets Ford WSS-M2C946-A; Meets the performance of GM 6094M
Bestseller No. 10
Mobil 1 96989 0W-40 Synthetic Motor Oil - 1 Quart (Pack of 6)
  • European Car Formula
  • Motor Oil
  • Advanced Full Synthetic

Last update on 2019-08-30 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Last update on 2019-08-30 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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