Cars Simplified: Everything Automotive Explained

Automotive Fluids

There are many fluids found in a vehicle which keep it performing smoothly. Many are petroleum-based/organic, while others are complex synthetic fluids. Some flow like water, and others are thicker than gel.

Each chemical is formulated to do a certain job and not need to be changed too frequently, and some are available with options for better peformance or longer life.

Mobil 1 5W-30 Synthetic Oil

In-Vehicle Fluids

Cleaning Chemicals

There are also other chemicals used for automotive purposes, such as oil/fuel additives and non-vital component lubricants.