GotQuestions? Lubricants

Q. What is an oil stabilizer?

September 28, 2012

SHARING TOOLS        | Print Subscribe

A. The word "stabilizer" can be thought of as an aftermarket additive which claims some type of performance improvement. There are many variations of these additives claiming everything from reduced oil consumption, improved fuel economy, reduced engine deposits and longer engine oil service life. In addition to what an oil stabilizer is, one should also consider the following before adding a stabilizer to your engine oil.

Comment On This Story

Email: (Email will not be displayed.)  
Comment: (Maximum 2000 characters)  
Leave this field empty:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.

Author Bio

Mark Betner

Lubricants Expert

CITGO Lubricants
Ask a question

Sponsored by


We offer e-newsletters that deliver targeted news and information for the entire fleet industry.



The expert, Mark Betner from CITGO, will answer your questions
Ask a question



The expert, Rence Oliphant from Hendrickson, will answer your questions
Ask a question