Right Product for the Right Application
Penrite's philosophy has always been to supply "The right product for every application". This includes product with the latest industry specifications & OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) approvals. OEM approved products are specified by some manufacturers and protect the vehicles warranty as well as maintaining its correct operational standards. All Penrite products are covered by a 100% guarantee of performance when used in the correct applications.
Penrite supply a vast range of lubricant, coolants & additives that covers all sectors of the market with the correct product for each and every application.
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Meets & exceeds OEM requirements
Technical developments in he manufacture of late model vehicles demand lubricants that are subject to ever increasing specification levels by the industry and manufacturers. To protect their investments and new vehicle warranty, manufacturers are demanding that products put into their vehicles are either
1) Approved by the Manufacturer
2) Meet either an API, ACEA, JASO or ILSAC
3) Meet viscosity requirements
4) Meet chemical requirements for intended function
We seek manufacturer approvals where necessary to ensure our products meet and exceed all manufacturers warranty and specification requirements.
Penrite is the only company in Australia to publish these approvals on our web site.
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Number 1 for Innovation
Recommending or using an incorrect product can be an extremely costly mistake. At Penrite, we want to make sure you always get the "right product for the right application". We have recently designed and developed the very first Lube Guide Touchscreen for the Australian retail market to ensure there are no costly mistakes.
Simply by the touch of your finger, choose your application ie. passenger cars, motorcycles, trucks, tractors, small engine, earthmoving equipment etc.., then choose your model/year & then select from the product options given ie. Engine Oils, Transmission/Gear Oils, Engine coolants, Brake fluid etc.. This is now available in selected retail stores across Australia and New Zealand.
Click here to see a demo video of "Penrite's touchscreen" in our training video section
Voted "Number 1 Preferred Brand"
Penrite was voted the Number #1 Preferred Brand by Independent Mechanics*
- 85 Years Plus experience in the oil industry
- Australian Owned & Operated
- Products made & blended in Australia
- Made for Australian conditions
- Employing Australians
- OEM approved products
- Unrivalled product quality and performance
- 7 Day a week technical help & support
- Exceptional customer service and support
- Professional in field support
- "The Right Product for the Right Application"
No wonder Penrite was voted the most preferred brand - Find out for yourself why the trade and millions of consumers have voted Penrite, their preferred brand.
* Source: IMRAS Lubes and Additives Survey 2010
Latest Oil Specifications
Penrite prides itself on providing products that meet and exceed the latest industry specifications. Our engine oils are developed with the latest API, ACEA, ILSAC & JASO specifications. The latest specifications are designed for superior wear protection, less sludge, lower piston deposits and longer life compared to older grade lubricants.
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Independent Industry tests show that the latest API SN grade specification provides up to 40% better wear protection, 40% less sludge and 30% less piston deposits than the previous SM grade oils!
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Locate Stockists/Mechanics in your area
Penrite's website has the convenience of a stockist locator, so you can find the exact product that you are looking for quickly and conveniently in a couple of clicks on the mouse
1) Just click on the locator
2) Pick your region
3) Select your type of outlet
b) Motor Mechanic
c) Engine Builder
e) Differential Specialist
4) Pick your product from the drop down list
5) Put in your post Code
6) Hit "Locate"
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Industrial & Commercial
Penrite has long been known for it's Automotive Engine Lubricants but many don't know that Penrite manufacture a complete range of Heavy Vehicle, Industrial, Commercial & Mining products.
The range includes
- Heavy vehicle engine oils
- Hydraulic oils
- Metal Working Fluids
- Gear Oils
- Turbine & Compressor oils
- Marine oils
- Natural Gas oils
and many more products
These products are made with the same level to guarantee product performance and standards.
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Technical Support - 7 Days a Week
Putting the correct fluids into a vehicle is critical to the vehicles performance, longevity and maintaining factory warranty. Choosing the correct product to use can be complicated depending on the application and therefore getting the right advice can be critical.
Penrite's Technical Support Centre is available 7 days per week to assist our customers in finding the the correct information about our products and the industry in general.
The web has many links to common questions asked and technical documents on industry topics.
Click here to read more about our guide to oils, coolants and greases.
Our commited technical service staff are happy to pass on over 85 years of experience in the industry.
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Full Zinc - Also Protecting your engine
Zinc is the anti wear additive used in most engine oils that minimises wear by protecting against metal on metal contact, prolonging engine life.
Penrite is committed to making a range of premium products that contain both full & high levels of Zinc depending on the product and it's application.
This commitment involves using Full Zinc & High Zinc levels in all our HPR, 10 Tenths & Motorcycle engine oil ranges. For those that choose these ranges, it means a greater commitment to protecting their engines against wear.
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Penrite is committed to making a range of premium products containing Zinc. A part of this commitment involves using Full Zinc levels in all our HPR, 10 Tenths & Motorcycle engine oil ranges.
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Extra-Ten Extra Special, Extra Protection
What exactly is Penrite's Extra Ten ?
For over 40 years Penrite has been formulating engine oils for the unique Australasian conditions. A philosophy of the formulations has been captured by the "Extra Ten".
Put simply, if the SAE industry recommends a 10W-40 viscosity grade, Penrite makes a 10W-50 (ie : HPR 10).
This means the Extra Ten in the oils heat range provides
1) Better oil film strength
2) Less friction
3) Less heat
4) Better heat transfer
5) Better oil pressure
6) Reduced oil consumption
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Oil & Coolant Guide
Penrite has an extensive range of lubricants, additives, coolants, greases etc that covers passenger cars, 4WD's, Light & Heavy Commercial, Marine, Motor Cycles, Industrial, Mining and many other areas.
To find the right Penrite product for your application, simply click on the Penrite Lube Guide, select your type of equipment, make, model & year and our lube guide will provide you with the right product for your application.
If your not close to a computer, The Penrite Mobile Lube Guide can be linked to any smart phone for instant information on the correct products to use.
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