Liqui Moly Aero
With the correct oil friction losses in an engine are reduced to a minimum. This is done by taking into consideration circumstances as engine usage, ambient temperature, time of year and climate, location and engine design. The engine manufacturer usually recommends a certain type of oil to use with regard to different circumstances.
Lubricating oil plays an important part in the life of the engine and during maintenance it will be replaced, on certified aircraft the pilot can only replenish it.
Without lubricating it the engine would fail within minutes, keeping a watchful eye during flight is therefore important.
Having a basic understanding of engine oil is a must for the professional and private pilot, here we can only scratch on the surface of a very interesting subject.
Liqui Moly Aero is a German Manufacturer of outstanding engine oils, additives and other care product especially for aircraft engines and owners.
Liqui Moly Oils
With products of the LIQUI MOLY AERO product family you will enjoy the improved technical and optical condition of your aircraft. Already during the early product development phase we were able to profit from the valuable know-how and knowledge of active pilots. Thanks to this, the products suit perfectly their field of application.
They do not only offer you the modern products for GA-Aircraft, They are also happy to also inform you and keep you updated on latest tests, activities and news in this range of products. After months of development, innumerable test for further improvement and numerous real flights they now offer modern, incomparable maintenance and safety products.
According to this, all standards were set to the highest level! Starting with the development, the production and finally the filling – the whole process takes place on top level exclusively in Germany. A real product family, proudly "Made in Germany".
Rotax Engine Oils
Specially developed by LIQUI MOLY for 4-stroke aircraft engines. Liqui Moly recommends this product for Rotax engines of the 912 and 914 series. The product exceeds ROTAX Service-Instructions SI-912-016-R5 and SI-914-019-R5.
Even combined liquid and air-cooled aircraft engines are exposed to extreme thermal loads:
Think about cold starts in winter. Initial ascents on full power, long ascents, e.g. over the Alps or other mountain ranges, subsequent descents at low throttle – these all impose heavy stresses on the oil in particular.
Specially formulated additives guarantee high shear stability and ensure particular protection for the gearbox.
LIQUI MOLY AERO 4T 15W-50
This product can be qualified as follows:
- Ensures optimum lubrication under all operating conditions
- Ensures high shear and aging stability
- Specially formulated additives provide cooler engine temperatures
- Ensures high wear and corrosion protection
- Suitable for slip clutches
- Ensures optimum engine cleanliness
- Ensures rapid oil penetration on cold starts
- Packaging unit for maintenance facilities and Marketing Partners: 6 pcs.
- LIQUI MOLY recommends this product for Rotax engines and exceeds these requirements: SI-912-016 and SI-914-019
- Content: Several quantities available, see product specification
Read more detailed information in the Aero 4T15W50 product specification pdf.
Text adapted and used with permission.
The manufacturer can be contacted at:
MM aeronautical & automotive affairs GmbH
A-5700 Zell am See
For detailed description see the: Liqui Moly Aero web site.