HiTEC® 9388X

Passenger Car Additive Package
Disponibilité actuelle de la région Europe, Middle East, Africa, India (EMEAI)
Pour vous renseigner sur la disponibilité dans d'autres régions ou pour en savoir plus, contactez votre représentant Afton.

Key Performance Benefits

HiTEC® 9388X is a cost-effective and field-proven engine oil performance additive for use in Passenger car applications meeting ACEA 2010 requirements and is “future-proofed” for ACEA 2012. It enables the lubricant blender to provide both value and reassurance to the end-user in this competitive economic mainstream sector for older vehicles.

Standard Profile: ACEA A3/B3/B4-10, API SL, MB 229.1

Through the use of a booster, HiTEC® 9552, an upgraded performance profile is also attainable.
Upgraded profile: ACEA A3/B3/B4-10, API SN, MB 229.1, Renault RN 0700

HiTEC® 9387X continues to be available for ACEA A3/B3-10, MB 229.1 performance level only.


To aid logistical flexibility to meet both ACEA categories cost-effectively, the performance of HiTEC® 9388X is also achieved using a booster approach, HiTEC® 9559, which is added to HiTEC® 9387X.


  • HiTEC® 9388X is ready for ACEA 2010 and upgraded from over 7 years of field proven technology
  • Provides confidence with Biodiesel, where field trial data demonstrates a significant advantage in piston cleanliness
  • Delivers “future-proof” technology for ACEA 2012, meaning no further change required until at least 2015, minimising logistics and approval costs


  • Continues to deliver cost-effective options for both ACEA performance levels
  • Targeted marketing optimises cost and return – avoids “cost give- away”
  • Cost-effective formulation and logistical simplicity through widely- available components

Typical Characteristics


HiTEC® 9388X continues to be the cost-effective additive solution for the significant older passenger car market in Europe.

ACEA A3/B3 provides the basic category for ALL gasoline and most older Diesel vehicles - Best solution for the older vehicle mass market.

ACEA A3/B4 provides a further performance upgrade for Direct Injection Diesel engines and covers ACEA A3/B3 requirements- Best solution for markets where Diesel car parcs dominate.

Recommended Dosage

The recommended treat rates are as follows:
HiTEC® 9388X – ACEA A3/B4-10 @ 11.2%
HiTEC® 9387X – ACEA A3/B3-10 @ 10.4%
+ HiTEC® 9559 Booster @ 1.1%
For API SN or RN0700, add HiTEC® 9552 booster @ 0.2%