Oils & lubricants
Chevron’s Delo Dropping Conventional Oils from Heavy-Duty Diesel Lineup
On this episode of The Dirt, we hear from a Chevron engineer who tells us why the shift and what it means for customers.
November 17, 2023
Sage Oil Vac’s New VacBuilt System Collects Used Oil in the Field or Shop
Available in 30- or 60-gallon models, the VacBuilt System conveniently collects used oil during field lube services on vehicles and heavy equipment.
November 7, 2023
Why Equipment Owners Should Consider Low-Viscosity Oil
Fuel savings are among the benefits of lighter engine oil. A Chevron expert comes on The Dirt to tell what you need to know to make the switch.
September 29, 2023
Volvo CE Rolls Out Fluid Analysis Program That Uses AI
Artificial intelligence will identify wear metals and contaminants or changes in fluid conditions.
September 19, 2023
Why Oil Analysis Should Be Part of Your Preventative Maintenance Program (Video)
Regular engine oil testing can serve as an affordable insurance policy against warranty disputes and breakdowns - and you can get started for about $20. Learn how on The Dirt.
July 21, 2023
How Ultra-Low-Ash Engine Oil Can Save You Money
In this episode of The Dirt, we learn why decreasing ash in engine oil also reduces maintenance costs.
June 23, 2023
How to Make Sure Your Equipment’s Oil is as Clean as it Should Be
If you want to make sure your equipment runs as long as it can, you don’t want to miss this episode of The Dirt.
March 24, 2023
Springtime Lubricant Checks and Changes: What You Need to Know
As temperatures rise, oils, grease and lubricants need attention. Watch The Dirt to find out what you need to do.
February 24, 2023
What Effect Does Engine Oil Have on Diesel Emissions?
On The Dirt, a Chevron expert discusses oil's effect on emissions and what equipment owners need to consider when choosing a lubricant.
January 27, 2023
What Contractors Need to Know About PC-12 Diesel Engine Oil
In this episode of The Dirt, we talk with Chevron's Shawn Whitacre about the next generation of heavy-duty diesel engine oil being developed.
December 16, 2022
Video: How a Lubricant Supplier Can Help Your Construction Business
In this episode of The Dirt, we focus on what contractors are missing by not using the many resources equipment lubrication suppliers offer.
July 29, 2022
Video: How to Perform Fluid Analysis to Save Money on Your Equipment
For as little as $10 a sample of your equipment's oil and lubricants, you can increase your return on investment 150%. See how on the latest episode of "The Dirt."
May 27, 2022
Video: Looking for Ways to Save on Fuel? Check Your Equipment’s Oil
In this episode of The Dirt, we discuss how switching to lighter, thinner oil can raise fuel economy.
March 25, 2022
Video: How to Increase Oil-Drain Intervals Without Wrecking Your Equipment
In this video episode of The Dirt, a Chevron expert explains how to responsibly double the hours between oil changes to save on maintenance costs.
February 25, 2022
Video: How to Maintain Construction Equipment in Cold Weather | The Dirt #56
In this episode of The Dirt, we look at how to choose the right engine and hydraulic oils for the dead of winter.
January 28, 2022
Video: Warning! Don’t Mess Around With DEF | The Dirt #55
In this video episode of The Dirt, we give a brief, easy-to-understand overview of DEF and how it should be handled – as well as things you should never, ever do.
January 21, 2022
Video: Is Dirty Oil Ruining Your Equipment? | The Dirt #43
In this episode of The Dirt, Rebecca Zwetzig, ISOClean Program manager for Chevron, tells how to keep your machines in top running condition with clean fluids.
October 29, 2021
Video: How to Pick the Right Lubricants Based on Conditions | The Dirt #38
In this episode of The Dirt, Chevron's Shawn Whitacre explains how to select the correct lubricants to keep your construction equipment operating smoothly in all conditions.
September 24, 2021
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