Tuesday, November 1, 2016

New Diesel Specs: We’re Ready

The launch of the new API diesel oil specifications in December will prompt a significant change in the AMSOIL synthetic diesel oil lineup. Premium Synthetic Diesel Oil and OE Synthetic Diesel Oil will be discontinued, replaced with new API CK-4 synthetic diesel oils in February.

AMSOIL Signature Series Max-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil
Like Signature Series Synthetic Motor Oil for gasoline engines, Signature Series Max-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil will represent the top tier of AMSOIL protection and performance for diesel engines. Signature Series will be available in 5W-40 and 15W-40 viscosities, as well as new 0W-40 and 5W-30 viscosities.

AMSOIL Heavy-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil
AMSOIL Heavy-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil will provide outstanding protection and performance for customers seeking an upgrade over conventional and synthetic-blend diesel oils, while being price-competitive with other synthetic brands in the marketplace. AMSOIL Heavy-Duty Synthetic Diesel Oil will be available in 15W-40 and 10W-30 viscosities, as well as a new 5W-40 viscosity.

See the November AMSOIL Magazine for more information.

Firearm Cleaner Back in Stock

New AMSOIL Firearm Cleaner and Protectant is back in stock and available for purchase.

New Heavy-Duty Metal Protector Formulation Launches January 2017

AMSOIL Heavy-Duty Metal Protector will be reformulated to provide improved performance as a corrosion inhibitor. Although it will still provide lubricating properties, its primary focus will be corrosion protection. AMSOIL Chain Lube is recommended for chain lubrication needs. Look for more information in upcoming issues of AMSOIL Magazine.

Cold-Temperature Storage Recommendations

Cold-temperature storage can be detrimental to the performance of some AMSOIL products. Follow these recommendations to avoid potential problems:

Lubricants: Store at temperatures at least 10°F above the lubricant’s pour point.

Greases: Store in a dry environment at temperatures above freezing (32°F).

Gasoline Additives, Engine and Transmission Flush: No adverse issues with cold-temperature storage.

Diesel Injector Clean, Diesel Cetane Boost, Diesel Recovery: No adverse issues with cold-temperature storage.

Diesel Cold Flow, Diesel Injector Clean + Cold Flow: Store at temperatures above 0°F.

Brake Fluids: Do not store at temperatures below -40°F for longer than two weeks.

Heavy Duty Metal Protector, Metal Protector, Chain Lube, Power Foam, Fogging Oil, Silicone Spray, Spray Grease, Heavy-Duty Degreaser: No adverse issues with cold-temperature storage as long as products are allowed to warm to room temperature before use.

Firearm Lubricant, Firearm Cleaner: No adverse issues with cold-temperature storage. Warm to above -40°F before use.

Miracle Wash®: Store at temperatures above freezing (32°F).

Antifreeze and Engine Coolant: Will not freeze. No adverse issues with cold-temperature storage.

Coolant Boost: Store above 32°F.

Slip Lock®: No adverse issues with cold-temperature storage. If product separates, heat to room temperature and shake well before use.

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In Memoriam

MICHAEL HOLIEN
Aug. 19, 2016
Dealer
Arlington, Va.

DANNY SUDOL
Sept. 19, 2016
Dealer
Rutherford, N.J.

LEON SIGEL
Sept. 19, 2016
Dealer
Baltimore, Md.

JIM STANDIFER
Oct. 19, 2016
Dealer
Pagosa Springs, Colo.

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