Steel Timken Tests vs Red Line Oils

Steel Shield EPA Timken Test

Red Line 5W40 Timken Test

Red Line Euro Series 5W30 Timken Test

Test Results

From the Timken tests in the above videos, the loadings of the tests were 1kg and the test durations were all 5 minutes. The results are as follows:

Wearings of metal rods after the tests:

  • Steel Shield EPA: 0.01mm only!
  • Red Line 5W40: 0.03mm
  • Red Line Euro Series 5W30: 0.02mm

The results above revealed Steel Shield EPA can truely protect the engines from frictions as the metal rod after the test was only 0.01mm which is the best result.