Are the car owners concerned with the quality lubricant oil? A general view would say yes, it should be! However, this belief varies from one user to another user.
The most passenger car owner is agreed to use quality engine oils for their cars; as they don’t want to compromise with their engines. However, most of them don’t have the proper knowledge of the appropriate oil grades.
We conducted a random research on 200 passenger car owners of Dhaka city to understand the view of using lubricating oil.
Surprisingly, findings say that 77 per cent of passenger car owners doesn’t know the purpose of using automotive oil.
79 per cent car owners rely on their drivers for the vehicle maintenance and oil change. They don’t have ample time to maintain this responsibility.
About 92 per cent doesn’t have the knowledge of SAE grade of the automotive oils. They think branded products are good for the engine.
Around 79 per cent car owners recognize the passenger car engine oil as a Mobil oil while conducting the survey.
Finding also reveals that the expense for quality oil is not a fact for them, rather the quality of the oil is the matter; however, most of them are not properly aware of an oil change.
Most importantly, we found about 12 per cent of car owners purchase the passenger car engine oil personally for their cars.
Consequently, it has found that the car owners are not aware of lubricants oil features. However, they don’t want to take any risk happening to their car engines using poor graded engine oil.