Consumer Protection Alert

Antifreeze/Coolant Notice

The Weights, Measures and Consumer Protection Division has tested the following Antifreeze/Coolant products which fail to meet Missouri’s requirements for one or more of the following reasons: The product contains less than the declared net contents on the label, the product did not contain the advertised contents declared on package labeling or the product fails to meet the advertised blend of ethylene glycol and water labeled on the package.

These products may cause damage to passenger car engines and are prohibited by state law.

The following products cannot be offered for sale in the State of Missouri:

Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) Notice

The Weights, Measures and Consumer Protection Division has also tested the following Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) products which fail to meet Missouri’s requirements for one or more of the following reasons: the product does not contain the advertised contents declared on package labeling, or contains less than the declared net contents on the label.

The following products cannot be offered for sale in the State of Missouri:

  • Black Knight ATF Type A
  • Bullseye ATF Type A
  • Formula 100 ATF
  • Mach 4 ATF Type A
  • Orbit ATF Type A
  • Star ATF Type A
  • Super XXX ATF
  • Value ATF Type A
  • Warco ATF Type A

Motor Oil Product Notice

The Weights, Measures and Consumer Protection Division has tested the following Motor oil products which fail to meet Missouri’s requirements for one or more of the following reasons: the product contains used motor oil, is labeled with the wrong SAE viscosity, or contains less than the declared net contents on the label.

The following products cannot be offered for sale in the State of Missouri:

  • Apex 5W30 SG/CD
  • Black Knight 10-30 SB/CB
  • Black Knight 10-40 SB/CB
  • Bullseye 5W30 SC/CC
  • Challenger 10W30 SB
  • City Star 5W30 SA
  • City Star 10W30 SA
  • Liberty 10W30
  • Orbit 5-30
  • Orbit 5W30 SB
  • Orbit 10-30
  • Orbit 10W30 SB
  • Orbit 10-40
  • Orbit 10W40 SB
  • Pinnacle Platinum 10W30
  • Royal 10W-30 SA
  • Royal 10W-40 SA
  • Star Petroleum 5W-30 SB
  • Star Petroleum 10W40 SB
  • Super XX 5W-30
  • Super XX 5W30 SB
  • Super XXX 5W30 SB
  • Super XXX 10W40 SM
  • Super XXX 10W-40 SB
  • TruStar 5-30 SC/CC
  • TruStar 10-40 SC/CC
  • US Economy 5-30

Additionally, the Petroleum Quality Institute of America, an independent resource for information on quality and performance of lubricants, has issued consumer alerts for various products under the following brands:

  • Auto Club
  • Bullet
  • Bullseye
  • City Star
  • Everclear
  • Golden Stallion
  • Liberty
  • Liberty Gold
  • Maxi Guard
  • Orbit
  • Platinum Plus
  • Royal
  • Royal Star
  • Silogram
  • SMB
  • Star Petroleum
  • Super XXX
  • Tri Star
  • US Spirit
  • U.S. Economy
  • Xtreme 2000

Effective July 1, 2013, national regulations require a cautionary statement on motor oil labels that advertise inactive or obsolete service categories.