What is Synthetic Oil?

By |2018-08-31T21:11:18+00:00March 5th, 2012|

Wikipedia’s definition is: Synthetic oil is a lubricant consisting of chemical compounds that are artificially made (synthesized). Synthetic lubricants can be manufactured using chemically modified petroleum components rather than whole crude oil, but can also be synthesized from other raw materials. Synthetic oil is used as a substitute for lubricant refined from petroleum when operating