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For what it's worth, pulled from M5board thread.

Mobil 1 Extended Life 10w60

API SN/SM/SL & CF
ACEA A3/B3, A3/B4

Kinematic viscosity @ 40C_________________________152.7 cSt________(ASTM D445)
Kinematic viscosity @ 100C________________________22.7 cSt_________(ASTM D445)
Viscosity Index___________________________________178
Sulfated Ash wt%_________________________________1.4___________ __(ASTM D874)
Phosphorous, wt%________________________________0.13___________ _(ASTM D4951)
Flash Point_________________________________234C_______ ____(ASTM D92)
Density @15.6C g/ml_____________________________0.86____________(AS TM D4052)
Total Base Number TBN___________________________11.8_____________(AS TM D2896)
MRV @ -30C____________________________________25,762cP__ _______(ASTM D4684)
HTHS Viscosity, mPas @ 150C____________________5.7______________(ASTM D4683)


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Shell Helix Ultra Racing 10W-60 10W-60

API SM/CF
ACEA A3/B3/B4

Kinematic viscosity @ 40C_________________151 cSt_______________(IP 71)
Kinematic viscosity @ 100C____________________22.8 cSt______________(IP 71)
Density @ 15C_______________________________0.85 kg/l______________(IP 365)
Flash Point___________________________________215C_____ ___________(IP 34)
Pour Point____________________________________-39C________________(IP 15)
HTHS Viscosity @ 150C PaS____________________5.42

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Valvoline VR1 Racing 10w60

SAE 10W-60
API SL

Kinematic viscosity @ 40C____________________165 mm2/s____________ASTM D-445
Kinematic viscosity @ 100C___________________23.0 mm2/s___________ASTM D-445
Viscosity Index______________________________168____________ ______ASTM D-2270
Viscosity, mPa.s 25C. ______________________<7000 _______________ASTM D-5293
TBN, mg KOH/g_____________________________12.0________________ __ASTM D-2896
Pour Point__________________________________-39C_________________ASTM D-5950
Specific Gravity @ 15.6C.____________________0.864_________________A STM D-4052
Flash Point, COC_____________________________220C_____________ ___ASTM D-92


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Gulf Competition 10W60

(no formal specifications can be claimed, but these oils contain performance
additives designed to achieve ACEA A3/B4 and API SL/CF)

Kinematic viscosity @ 40C___________________________168.5cSt
Kinematic viscosity @ 100C__________________________24.1cSt
Viscosity Index_____________________________________175
Cold Crank cP______________________________________6450@ -25C
Flash Point_________________________________________>200 C
Pour Point_________________________________________-30C
TBN mg KOH/g_____________________________________9.2
Density @ 15C Kg/l_________________________________0.866


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Castrol Edge 10W60 & Castrol Edge Professional TWS 10W60
*pdf dated JULY/27/2011
&
*pdf dated JUNE/07/2011

ACEA A3/B4, A3/B3
API SM/CF or earlier specification 10W-60 lubricant.
BMW Exclusive approval for BMW M-Models

Kinematic viscosity @ 40C___________________________________________160 mm/s _____________ASTM D445
Kinematic viscosity @ 100C__________________________________________22. 7 mm/s_____________ASTM D445
Density @ 15C Relative g/ml_________________________________________0.853__ ________________ASTM D4052
Viscosity CCS -25C (10W) mPa.s (cP)_________________________________4879_________ __________ASTM D5293
Viscosity Index None______________________________________________ __173____________________ASTM D2270
Pour Point_____________________________________________ ____________-39C___________________ASTM D97
Flash Point, PMCC______________________________________________ _____203C__________________ASTM D93
Ash Sulphated % wt________________________________________________ _1.29___________________ASTM D874


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Castrol EDGE SPORT 10W60
*pdf dated MAY/20/2011

API SM/CF,
ACEA A3/B3, A3/B4 or earlier specification 10W-60 lubricant.

Viscosity, Kinematic 40 C__________________________________157 mm/s_____________ASTM D445
Viscosity, Kinematic 100C__________________________________22.9 mm/s____________ASTM D445
Density @ 15C Relative g/ml________________________________0.853___________ _______ASTM D4052
Viscosity CCS -25C mPa.s (cP)_______________________________4700___________ _______ASTM D5293
Viscosity Index None_______________________________________174____ _______________ASTM D2270
Ash, Sulphated % wt_______________________________________1.24_____ _____________ASTM D874
Pour Point_____________________________________________ ___-36C_________________ASTM D97
Flash Point, PMCC__________________________________________208 C________________ASTM D93

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Liqui Moly Synthoil GT1 10W60

API SL/CF

ASTM colour : _____________________3.5
Density at 15 C : __________________0.86 g/cm
Viscosity at 40 C : _________________163 mm/s
Viscosity at 100 C : ________________24 mm/s
Viscosity index : ___________________179
Flash point : _______________________238 C
Pour point : _______________________-35 C
Evaporation loss : __________________6.9 %
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