Subaru Outback Forums banner
  • Hey everyone! Enter your ride HERE to be a part of December's Outback of the Month Challenge!
1 - 6 of 6 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
60 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
I am not an engine oil expert; I do follow manufactures recommendations though. Perhaps someone with a petroleum back round can answer.
I have wondered why Subaru’s new synthetic oil does not contain the API starburst label. Does it not meet API standards for engine lubrication and fuel efficiency or perhaps is there a fee involved to use the logo that Subaru does not wish to pay?
 

·
Registered
2009 Tribeca Now - 2004 Outback EJ259 - Sold
Joined
·
1,071 Posts

·
Registered
2009 Tribeca Now - 2004 Outback EJ259 - Sold
Joined
·
1,071 Posts
Any of the new bottle shipments coming in have the API logo.
I am uncertain if any of the old bottles had it or not.

What does the printed sticker look like on your bottles?
 
1 - 6 of 6 Posts
Top