Oil Analysis




The Whitfield Oil Company oil testing program is designed to provide users of lubricants with a high-quality used oil analysis service at a reasonable price. By providing specific information relating to the internal condition of machinery this program can be used to identify and correct potential problems before major damage can occur.

Program Goals:

  • Reduce unscheduled downtime
  • Reduce maintenance expense
  • Determine proper maintenance intervals
  • Support warranty claims
  • Identify maintenance discrepancies and operator abuse
  • Identify corrections/repair needed in equipment
  • Extend equipment life
  • Evaluate lubricant condition
  • Measure fleet wear trends
  • Verify abnormal conditions
  • Reduce repair parts inventories
  • Enhance scheduling of repairs
  • Enhance resell/trade-in value

Keys to Effective Results: 

  • Determine goals and objectives
  • Ensure samples are taken correctly
  • Fill out sample information forms completely
  • Don't hold samples. Send to lab ASAP
  • Take samples on regular schedule

222 Industrial Drive
PO Box 155
Chickamauga, GA 30707
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