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UNAUTHORIZED USE OF API CERTIFICATION MARKS

API has found motor oils in the marketplace (shown below) that are displaying the API engine oil certification marks without API's authorization. These oils have not been approved by API as meeting any API engine oil standard and are not eligible to display the API certification marks.

Marketer Brand Viscosity Region(s) Label 1 (tap to view) Label 2 (tap to view)
INUS International USA V60 Motorbike 10W-40
Vietnam
10W-40 V60-Front 10W-40 V60-Back
INUS International USA V80 Motorbike 10W-40
Vietnam
10W-40-V80-Front 10W-40-V80-Back
Rubik Lubricants Elba 1 10W-40
Vietnam
10W-40-Elba-Front2 10W-40-Elba-Back
Rubik Lubricants Elba 1 Scooter 5W-40
Vietnam
5W-40-Elba-Front 5W-40-Elba-Back
Martin & Bayley, Inc. Huck's Maximum Performance 5W-30
10W-30
10W-40
SAE 30
Bloomington, IL
Huck's Maximum Performance Huck's Maximum Performance
Mapco Express, Inc. My Mart High Performance 10W-30
10W-40
Wheatley, AR
MyMart10W-30-LabelFront MyMart10W-30-LabelBack-2
Chi-Town Lubricants Platinum SuperXXX Premium 5W-20
Fort Wayne, IN
SuperXXX-LabelFront SuperXXX-LabelBack
Jacksons Food Stores Jacksons Synthetic Blend Motor Oil 5W-30
10W-30
10W-40
Gilbert, AZ
Peoria, AZ
Chubbuck, ID
Beaverton, OR
Jacksons 10W-30 front Jacksons 10W-30 back
Questron Packaging, LLC SAE ATF III Synthetic Blend Not Given Detroit, MI counterfeit questron oil SAE ATF 3 counterfeit questron oil SAE ATF 3
Questron Packaging, LLC U.S. OIL ATF MD III Motor Guard Not Given Detroit, MI questron counterfeit US OIL ATF MD III Motor Guard questron counterfeit US OIL ATF MD III Motor Guard
Questron Packaging, LLC U.S. OIL ATF MD III Motor Guard Not Given Detroit, MI questron counterfeit US OIL ATF MD III Motor Guard questron counterfeit US OIL ATF MD III Motor Guard
Questron Packaging, LLC Custom Motor Guard Synthetic Blend 5W-20
5W-30
10W-30
Elmwood, CT
Detroit, MI
questron counterfeit CUSTOM MOTOR GUARD SYNTHETIC BLEND questron counterfeit CUSTOM MOTOR GUARD SYNTHETIC BLEND
Questron Packaging, LLC U.S. Oil Motor Guard Full Synthetic 5W-20
5W-30
10W-30
10W-40
Elmwood, CT
Lisbon, CT
Northampton, MA
questron counterfeit US OIL MOTOR GUARD FULL SYNTHETIC questron counterfeit US OIL MOTOR GUARD FULL SYNTHETIC
Questron Packaging, LLC U.S. Oil Motor Guard Synthetic Blend 5W-20
5W-30
10W-30
15W-40
10W-40
Elmwood, CT
Lisbon, CT
Bernardston, MA
Detroit, MI
Hinsdale, NH
Buckland, MA
questron counterfeit U.S. Oil Motor Guard Synthetic Blend questron counterfeit U.S. Oil Motor Guard Synthetic Blend