Think thinner and synthetic for motor oils, lubes

There’s no harm in staying with the tried and true, but you’ll lose some benefits.

August-September 2019

Tom Berg


Think “low vis.” Low viscosity, that is, for motor, transmission and rear-end oil, and probably
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Tom Berg worked his way through college by driving trucks. Since 1978, he’s been writing about trucks and trucking. He holds a Class A commercial driver’s license and drives trucks as part of story research. While semi-retired, Berg still writes about semis as a contributing editor at Land Line.