Quality Bulletin – Martini Racing Products

Consumer Alert

Company: Martini Racing

Product: Sint 30 E Spec 5w30 SN “EURO SPEC”

Martini Racing Products, Sint 30 E Spec 5w30 SN “EURO SPEC” makes numerous claims that are unverified (refer to the section “Product Claims” below). This product was tested by an independent certified laboratory, the test results show this product can claim 5W-30 C2. Use of this product for any other application may cause harm to an engine.

ACEA C2 lubricants are compatible for Passenger Cars with Gasoline & Diesel Engines that have Catalyst & Gasoline Particulate Filters (GPF)/Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF). It is a Mid SAPS-Level engine oil. C2 oils are intended for use as a catalyst compatible oil at extended Drain Intervals in vehicles with all types of modern High-Performance Passenger Car Engines & or, Light Duty Van Gasoline & or DI Diesel Engines with after treatment system or devices that are designed to be capable of using Low Viscosity Oils with a minimum HTHS Viscosity of 2.9 mPa.s. For more information: https://www.acea.auto/publication/acea-oil-sequences-2021/, click on the box “ACEA Oil Sequences June 2016 – July 2020 update”.

All other claims made for this oil are unverified and unsubstantiated.

Product claims – from Martini Racing Website*

Martini® Sint 30E Spec is an ultra high performance, full synthetic, low SAPS, (Sulphur, Ash & Phosphorus) petrol and diesel motor oil especially formulated to comply with most European manufacturers: ALFA ROMEO, AUDI, BMW, JAGUAR, LANDROVER, MERCEDES BENZ, PORSCHE, RENAULT, PEUGOT, VOLVO & VOLKSWAGEN GROUP as well as FORD, HOLDEN, HONDA, KIA, MAZDA, MITSUBISHI, NISSAN, PROTON, SUBARU, SUZUKI & TOYOTA. Martini Sint 30E Spec is also suitable where diesel particulate filters are fitted.

Martini® Sint 30E Spec complies with most European and ASIAN fuel management systems including VW TDI-PD (Pump- Duse) and meets or exceeds the following specifications:
API SN/CF ILSAC GF-5 • API ENERGY CONSERVING • ACEA A3/A5 • B3/B4/B5 • C2/C3-EURO 4 Emissions • AUDI 503 01 • BMW LL-98 • LL0-01 • LL-04 • CCMC G5 • PD-2 • CHRYSLER SERVICE FILL • MS-10725 • DAIMLER BENZ DB229.1, 229.3, 229.51 • FORD SERVICE FILL • FIAT 9.5535 Z2 • GM LEGACY SERVICE FILL • JASO MA • NISSAN • PORSCHE • PSA • RENAULT • ROVER RES.22.OL.22 • SAAB • TOYOTA • VW500.00, VW502.00, VW505.01, VW504.00** & VW507.00**

Martini® Sint 30E Spec has been developed with “Clean Performance Technology” thereby reducing long term blocking of the particulate filters and prolonging its life span while maintaining optimal engine performance. Martini® Sint 30E Spec guarantees excellent low temperature fluidity that provides a rapid oil film at cold start. Martini® Sint 30E Spec is designed to remain stable at high operating temperatures. The advanced chemistry within the Martini® Sint 30E Spec formulation will positively reduce friction in order to provide greater fuel economy. Martini® Sint 30E Spec incorporates the highest levels of anti wear, anti corrosion, anti foam and exceptional oxidation resistance properties thereby permitting extended long drain intervals if required. **Post factory fill warranty period


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