Wednesday, November 1, 2017

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.

Grease: 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 All-In-One: Store at temperatures above 0°F.

Brake Fluid: 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, Brake and Parts Cleaner: 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.

AMSOIL 45th Anniversary Convention and AU Business Summit

Join us next summer in Duluth, Minn. as we celebrate the 45th anniversary of the AMSOIL Dealer network. The events begin with the optional AU Business Summit on Wednesday, July 18, where you’ll receive training on the latest AMSOIL products and learn new business-building strategies. The AMSOIL 45th Anniversary Convention will kick-off Thursday, July 19 and include two-and-a-half days of speakers, events and fun. Come together with AMSOIL Dealers from across the U.S. and Canada as well as AMSOIL corporate staff. Find out more and register at amsoil45.eventbrite.com.

New Dealer Zone Coming Soon

The AMSOIL Dealer Zone is receiving a major overhaul. We've improved the search function and simplified the navigation so you can more easily find the tools you need to run your business. Watch for the changeover this January.

Donaldson® Price Adjustment

Donaldson has implemented a minimal price adjustment for its full product line. Effective Jan. 1, a 2.5 percent price adjustment will apply to all Donaldson filters.

Follow the AMSOIL Blog

Visit the AMSOIL Blog at blog.amsoil.com and sign up for our weekly blog updates. AMSOIL Blog content is always fresh and informative, covering a wide range of topics related to engines and lubrication, AMSOIL markets, AMSOIL products and AMSOIL happenings. The AMSOIL Blog is another easy way to stay in the loop, and it's easily shared on social media, providing another resource you can use to promote your business.

AMSOIL Wings of Passage

In Memoriam

RICHARD COUTURE
June 19, 2017
Dealer
Wickenburg, Ariz.

ROBERT NICHOLS
July 22, 2017
Premier Direct Jobber
Granite Shoals, Texas

DELMAR KARLSTRUM
Oct. 29, 2017
Master Direct Jobber
Denver, Colo.

Information may be submitted for the AMSOIL Wings of Passage by clicking here or mail to:

Wings of Passage
AMSOIL Building
925 Tower Ave
Superior, WI 54880

Monday, October 2, 2017

XL Synthetic Motor Oil: Stronger for Longer


Available in October, the new XL Synthetic Motor Oil formulation delivers more cleaning power, complete protection against oil breakdown and new extended-drain recommendations.

XL Synthetic Motor Oil (XLZ, XLM, XLF, XLT, XLO)
XL Synthetic Motor Oil features a boosted formulation that delivers more cleaning power and promotes longer engine life. It’s engineered for advanced automotive technology, including turbochargers and direct injection. XL is the perfect choice for enthusiasts who want to do something extra for their vehicles. The new formulation will become available in October or when current inventory is depleted.

25 percent more cleaning power1
Achieved 100 percent protection against LSPI2
Extra protection that lasts up to 12,000 miles or 1 year, whichever comes first
API licensed to meet the requirements commonly found in owner’s manuals

1vs. AMSOIL OE Motor Oil
2Based on independent testing of AMSOIL XL 5W-30 Motor Oil in the LSPI engine test as required for the GM dexos1® Gen 2 specification.

See the October AMSOIL Magazine for more information.

Synthetic CVT Fluid Gallons

Effective Nov. 1, AMSOIL Synthetic CVT Fluid will be available in gallon containers.

Ensure Your Customers Are Prepared for Winter Storage

Engine Fogging Oil provides stored equipment long-term protection against corrosion and dry starts, extending engine life and reducing operating expenses.

Gasoline Stabilizer is formulated to keep fuel from deteriorating during storage. It reduces the oxidation process to prevent varnish and gum buildup in gasoline, which can clog injectors, stick floats and cause poor engine performance.

Upcoming Canadian Dealer Meetings

Join us for one of two special Canadian Dealer meetings being held in Edmonton and Toronto. We will discuss recent feedback provided by Canadian Dealers in the Dealer Program Improvement Survey and the dynamics of operating an AMSOIL Dealership in the Canadian market. Our goal is to gain a better understanding of the challenges and opportunities unique to Canadian Dealers. We want to invest in the right areas and focus on what will most benefit Canadian Dealers.

The events will be held in Edmonton on Saturday, Oct. 21, and Toronto on Saturday, Nov. 4. Both will run from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and include a social hour with snacks starting at 9 a.m., lunch, an AMSOIL gift and a Canadian Awards Ceremony.

These meetings are open to all active Canadian Dealers. Registration will be open until Oct. 6 for Edmonton and Oct. 20 for Toronto. Click on the links below for more information on the event locations and to register. We hope to see you there.

Registration for AU Live! Now Open

We are excited for you to join us for AU Live! 2017. Registration for the Oct. 12-14 AU Live! event in Lancaster, Pa. is open now. To make the event even greater, AU Live! attendees will be eligible for a 10 percent rebate.* Click here for full details and to register now. We’re looking forward to spending time with you at this event.

*Orders receiving the rebate must be placed during the event and will be paid in the form of a rebate on your next commission check. The maximum rebate amount will be $5,000.

Follow the AMSOIL Blog

Visit the AMSOIL Blog at blog.amsoil.com and sign up for our weekly blog updates. AMSOIL Blog content is always fresh and informative, covering a wide range of topics related to engines and lubrication, AMSOIL markets, AMSOIL products and AMSOIL happenings. The AMSOIL Blog is another easy way to stay in the loop, and it's easily shared on social media, providing another resource you can use to promote your business.

AMSOIL Wings of Passage

In Memoriam

MARK KERN
Aug. 24, 2017
Dealer
Bedford, Ind.

Information may be submitted for the AMSOIL Wings of Passage by clicking here or mail to:

Wings of Passage
AMSOIL Building
925 Tower Ave
Superior, WI 54880