How to Winterize your Motorcycle

Unless you live in the south or you lost a bet, you’re not riding your motorcycle during the winter. Here’s how to properly winterize your motorcycle to ensure it’s ready to go in the spring. Change the oil and filter A minor debate exists in online forums over whether to change the oil and filter

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Live from the 2018 AMSOIL Ironman GNCC

Happy Halloween, race fans! Got your costumes ready? Your resident AMSOIL racing and events expert here with a breakdown of what Team AMSOIL has been up to “On the Track” and what’s coming up in our “Staging Area.” I’m fresh off a weekend in Crawfordsville, Ind. attending the AMSOIL GNCC Ironman and can’t wait to

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What is Fuel Dilution (and Why is it Bad)?

Fuel dilution occurs when gasoline or diesel fuel infiltrate your engine’s crankcase and dilute, or “water down,” the motor oil. What causes fuel dilution? A number of factors can cause fuel dilution, including… Dirty or leaking fuel injectors Excessive idle time Incomplete combustion Low engine temperatures Frequent short-trip driving Worn piston rings/excessive blow-by Some applications

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What to do About Frozen Diesel Fuel

Are you in the holiday spirit? The season is bustling, and everyone is burning the candle at both ends. There’s no time to waste, especially stuck on the side of the road from frozen diesel fuel in your car or truck. Are you prepared? What if I told you AMSOIL has a product that provides

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Firearm Lubricant Scent: Does it Scare off Game?

Have you ever heard the saying, “the nose knows?” Some of us have bigger noses than others, but in general animals have a far more advanced sense of smell than the humans who hunt them. If you’re a seasoned hunter, you know that your clothing, your choice of hunting products and your hunting spot all

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The Diesel Upgrade that Should Top Your List

Diesel Power Challenge 2016

Enthusiasts who build serious diesel power are a special breed. They can invest the value of two new Toyota Tacoma trucks into a single truck capable of 1,200 hp and 2,100 lb-ft torque. To say they’re passionate is an understatement. This commitment is even more impressive considering these folks work hard for a living and

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Why Lorraine Became an AMSOIL Dealer

AMSOIL Dealer - Strenkowski

In our opinion, being an AMSOIL Dealer is a pretty sweet gig. However, we may be a little biased. That’s why we asked some of our AMSOIL Dealers why they like being a Dealer. One of them is Lorraine Strenkowski. She took on her Dealership from her in-laws and made it into a business of

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What Causes Engine Oil Oxidation?

How to change your oil

As you might expect, oxygen causes engine oil oxidation. Oxygen comprises about 20 percent of our atmosphere. It’s the third most common element in the universe. Without it we’d all be doomed. And yet too much of it can cause problems inside your engine. What is oxidation? Oxidation occurs when the addition of oxygen changes

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Presenting the 2018 SEMA New Product Showcase Entries

The world-famous SEMA Show, in Las Vegas, is just around the corner. We’re gearing up for another exciting year with our peers and fellow enthusiasts. SEMA is where industry movers and shakers gather to share the latest and greatest automotive manufacturing technology. At a show of this magnitude, a large part of getting noticed is

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