API Proposes SN-Plus Delay

API Proposes SN-Plus Delay Automakers pushed back on that suggestion, which was aired at a March 15 meeting of the Automotive Oil Advisory Panel. After representatives of the International Lubricant Standardization and Approval Committee (ILSAC) urged sticking to the current May 1 target date, API said it will settle on a position after seeking further […]

Refrigerant Sales Restriction – EPA Requirements Section 608 and 609

EPA – United States Environmental Protection Agency The sales restriction is established by EPA regulations (40 CFR Part 82, Subpart F) under Section 608 of the Clean Air Act. Only EPA-certified technicians are allowed to purchase ozone-depleting substances (ODS) used as refrigerants. Technicians may be certified under either the Section 608 or Section 609 technician […]

Cummins, Inc. Officially Recommends Power Service Diesel Kleen +Cetane and Diesel Fuel Supplement

Cummins and Power Service for Optimized Engine Performance Cummins, Inc. Officially Recommends Power Service® Diesel Kleen +Cetane and Diesel Fuel Supplement +Cetane Boost Weatherford, TX, May 10, 2017 – In a historic industry move, Cummins, Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of diesel engines, (NYSE:CMI) now officially endorses and recommends two Power Service products – Diesel […]

#1 Global Lubricants Supplier for the 11th Year in a Row!

Shell Lubricants Shell held its global market leading position with an 11% market share, in terms of volume– selling 4,400 kilotonnes of finished lubricants. This is equivalent to almost 5 billion litres of finished product. Sales are split almost evenly between sales to the consumer automotive, industrial and commercial automotive sectors. Huibert Vigeveno, Shell Global […]

Motor Oil Matters Certified Oil Distributor

Motor Oil Matters Certified Oil Distributor Rowleys Wholesale is proud to announce we are a Motor Oil Matters Certified Oil Distributor.  Because we purchase quality oils from reputable manufacturers and ensure it is labeled, delivered and represented exactly as it should be. Our reputation is everything and we protect it fiercely. API has made it […]

New Legal Requirements for Michigan Oil Change Facilities

Weights and Measures Act of 1964 is adopting the 2014 editions. On January 4, 2017, Governor Snyder signed into law an update to Public Act 283, the Weights and Measures Act of 1964, as amended.  What appears to be a small change in the law will have a statewide impact on the motor oil industry. […]

DPQA Program by Shell Lubricants

Our Commitment…. Shell Lubricants and Rowleys Wholesale are committed to continuous quality improvements. Customers expect this commitment from Shell and their Distributors.  The Distributor Product Quality Assurance Program provides standards and inspections to assist and monitor the quality of Distributors who are authorized to handle and or repackage bulk lubricants. This is accomplished by contractually […]

Rotary Authorized Installer (RAI) Certification

Rowleys Wholesale is a Rotary Authorized Installer Rotary has honored Rowleys with their certification process across many avenues of service knowledge.   Our equipment repair team has been given a Light Duty Above Ground Lift specification.  ServAll has evaluated our Performance Ratings and given Rowleys a 90%.  This standardized rating is based on our communication, response time and managing of paperwork; and our ability […]

Why Motor Oil Matters

API’s Certification Mark and Service Symbol Identify quality motor oils for gasoline- and diesel-powered vehicles. Oils displaying these marks meet performance requirements set by U.S. and international vehicle and engine manufacturers and the lubricant industry. More than 500 companies worldwide participate in this voluntary program, which is backed by a marketplace sampling and testing program. […]