Messages. Mar 27, 2003. Shell rotella - no supply - have a theory on why. Super Duty Dana 60. Long Read: I have used Rotella T-6 oil in all my bikes . Tried multiple stores with no luck. . That is the root of the problem, not containers Shell and chevron sell the additives to other companies, but since the shortage, they are not selling much ,if any at all. Myrtle Beach, SC. People are buying stuff like crazy in the US and supply chains are struggling across the board. Major trucking shortages across the country. The reports aren't limited to 2022. I was shopping for a couple filters yesterday (FL-1A & FL-820S) and the local store's shelf was empty. Doesn't help that rotella also has huge rebates on their oil too. Shell Rotella T6 5W-40 Diesel Engine Oil is a full synthetic motor oil that features exclusive Triple Protection Plus technology, formulated with fully synthetic base oils plus advanced additives to protect against wear, deposits and oil breakdown PLUS better low temperature flow and increased fuel economy performance, without compromising durability, compared to conventional SAE 15W-40 oils. Here is what it is spec for. Walmart has had it off and on for the last 4 months, but mostly off. The decline of global production from existing fields therefore equates to a range of 3.7 mb/d to 6.6 mb/d, with and without investments in existing fields. Go. Unfortunately they don't sell the very convenient 10 quart jugs there. I read that one company could not get enough 1-gallon jugs for their oil but it is not limited to big companies like shell, etc. Viscosity Grade/Weight: 15W-40. . Yes, it is. I was told by the plant 6 weeks ago that they would not have motor oil additives until January, then about 2 weeks ago they wrote and said they were getting in a little. Is 5w40 thicker than 15w40? If you really want to stick with an oil that has the Mopar spec then order up the oil change kit I linked earlier in this thread, the Ravenol NDT 5w-40 meets the spec. Shell Rotella T6 Energized Protection oil features Shell exclusive "Low-SAPs" additive technology reinforced with a novel and unique anti-wear system.
Re: Shell Rotella shortage!?! API CK-4, CJ-4, CI-4+, CI-4, CH-4, Cummins CES 20086, DDC DFS 93K222, VDS-4.5, MACK EO-S - 4.5, Caterpillar. I went to the usual store to get oil and they had none. Shell Rotella Synthetic Blend Motor Oil 15W-40 1 Gallon. "Roadworthy: Heavy Hauls" is sponsored by Shell Rotella, in partnership with MediaCom, and is available exclusively ondemand for free on www.carbontv.com and related CarbonTV OTT apps. Posted: Thu Feb 17, 2022 6:11 pm Post subject: Oil shortage: I bring my own oil and filter to a chain store to get my oil changed. 2022 RAM 5500 Tradesman Crew Cab & Chassis 4X4 . 01-07-2022, 08:47 AM cpobst. A diesel engine oil shortage only adds to the escalating catastrophe hammering trucking and transportation. Read page 1 of our customer reviews for more information on the Shell Rotella Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic SAE 5W-40 Diesel Motor Oil 1 Gal.. #1 Home Improvement Retailer . Location: Central Calif. Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Engine Oil, 1 Quart. BLOSSBURG Southern Tioga School District Superintendent Sam Rotella is currently recovering after testing . JavierH19
Continue browsing in r/Diesel. Go. I was in two different stores this morning and noticed a shortage of oil in both. Duramax, CCSB. 2021 F-350 Lariat Tremor. Doofy said: Sure glad I got the oil changed in the tractor and the 7.3 before this oil fiasco. It's bad enough I have to pay $5.30 per gallon for diesel. Thread starter Ewheels; Start date Apr 12, 2022; Watchers 11; 1; 2; 3; Next. 6BT, NV4500, NP205. Supply chain issues for Shell Rotella T6 15w-40. 7,648. kloudie1 . Amazon had FL-820S filters, but for almost $7. White Lightning. Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Engine Oil, 1 Quart. I had to switch to motorcycle-specific sythetic since I'm pretty sure Rotella T6 was the last diesel synthetic without friction modifiers. . 2018 Mustang GT/A10. Diesel Oil PRICE LIST while supplies last. . Jan 7, 2022 #42 dmc1 Founding Member Joined Jun 26, 2020 Messages 150 Reaction Points 444 Location Southeast dmc1 said: Sold the Ram Cummins today and now I have some Rotella Oil and DEF I need to sell. Posts: 2,358. Oil + filter is a little over $100.
In 2021, some people. Feb 27, 2022 / There is an oil shortage #8. Going to post in the for sale section for anyone needing some oil that lives close to Charlotte NC. Next Last. 2006 Silverado 2500HD LLY/ZF6 - SOLD. It is designed to protect under the most severe engine conditions found in modern low-emission engines and older hard . 4.8 out of 5 Stars. I cannot find it anywhere. German Chemists developed Synthetics in WW II. Contaminated Rotella oil has slipped into the supply chain! I change oil every 5k but right now I am at 7k. Texas. Prev . 1-tonmudder Doin my part to stir the pot.
Dec 16, 2021. Dec 27, 2021. Don't know where you're located but I've noticed far less Rotella on the shelves at my local auto parts stores lately here in CO. Tractor supply usually has some of the non-synthetic but I'm sure that varies by location.
I almost fainted when I got the bill. Tons, lockers, and hydro assist. I instead went with the Valvoline Blue Syn 5w-40. Oil prices have . '86 M1008. Production stopped and won't be back until q4 2022. All seriousness aside. Retailers, customers, and distributors are all reporting shortages in diesel engine oil. Location. Anywhere from the next 4 weeks to 8 weeks, it's going to go from scarcity to non-existent," says the man in the video above. I was able to find a 2.5 gallon of Rotella T6 15w40 for $69.99. Jan 11, 2014 8,502 Sabre 362 113 Fair Haven, NY Jan 22, 2022 #2 There seems to be a nationwide shortage of Rosella in any version. Apparently supply chain issues have hit the additive manufacturers, so Shell's Rotella line is shut down until Q4 2022.So if you use T6 and want to change your oil in the next 12 months, check your stores now! I will send a sample to the lab to see how it checks out. I got the last two at Advance Auto for $32.00 a gallon !! The oil monitor was at 16% with 201 total hours and 60 idle (which I really don't see how 60 is possible). 2022; Prev. Plan early as things are going to get worse come holiday season. 53,246. They were about $15 a gallon before the shortages, probably $20 now. Re: FYI: Diesel Oil Shortage Going From Bad to Worse! Shell Lubricants featuring Pennzoiland Shell Rotellais a proud supporter of TechForce Foundation and FutureTech Success, an industry-wide initiative to fuel tomorrow's workforce of vehicle . Motor Oil Shortage? 11.92/118.39 when bone stock on factory 255's. Best to date: 10.20/138 with a Procharger P1X/4.00" pulley (let off early, ground issue) There is a huge additive shortage presently. Tractor. I have been waiting four months for T6 to come in and I can't find it. Location: Vancouver WA Former name: CAWING '04 GL1800. Short read - Caution. rost495 # 17034425 03/07/22. 1 - 20 of 75 Posts. As if we all needed something else to add to our worries, a potentially catastrophic situation is emerging that threatens to wipe out the entire . Getting ready to do maintenance on the ZTR and oil change on the Corolla tomorrow so went out to pickup (3) 5 qt jugs of Mobil 1 15w-50 for the ZTR hydro, (3) jugs of Rotella T6 5w-40 for the ZTR engine and two of the motorcycles, and (3) jugs of Quaker State Full Synthetic 5w-30 for the Corolla and . Thread Starter. 2013 Silverado 2500HD CC/LB LML - SOLD. #48. When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. Nov 6, 2006 9,385 Not even on line. Posted: Thu Feb 17, 2022 6:11 pm Post subject: Oil shortage: I bring my own oil and filter to a chain store to get my oil changed. Gas prices are displayed at a Chevron station on June 14 in Los Angeles. Apr 3, 2022 #2 Rotella shortages have been noted for the past several months. So, I'm going with Va.
2022 Storyteller Stealth 3.0 Diesel. Location. Agreed. I was able to find some Rotella which I have never used but I've heard it's a good oil. Shell Rotella HD Tractor Fluid, 5 Gallon. . Use any 15w40 then. 341. Although, to be fair, Rotella is pretty much the first thing that comes to mind when you think of "15w40 diesel oil" and it used to be really cheap. Approximately 300,000 smiles on 3 different GW's and 1 Yamaha Venture Royale. Many are restricting sales to a percentage of last year. Currently mileage @230k miles There has been a shortage recently of T6, And I may need to use an alternative 1/2022 . I go to Autozone, Lowes, Home Depot, WalMart, and Oriellys, but no luck. #17.
By Mohit Oberoi, CFA Jan. 18 2022, Published 9:06 a.m. You used to be able to buy it almost everywhere oil is sold. Heavy Duty Motor Oil; SAE 15W-40; Shell Rotella (R) T Triple Protection (R) Conventional Heavy-Duty Engine oils provide triple action to help control wear, deposits and emissions to continuously adapt to the needs of your engine for protection in on- and off-highway applications.. '02 2500HD. So I bought 9 jugs of T6 to get me through the year with the truck and tractor I mow with. I went to 10-12 stores in 4 cities before I found some. I managed to find one gallon of T6 in my area. Select a store to see pricing & availability. Mid level 301A, Kona Blue, Blk Acc Pack, Active Exhaust, 3.55LS. He said the root cause of the motor oil shortage we're discussing here is driven by the lack of additive packages. Member. A meeting of the oil cartel known as OPEC+ ended in drama, leading to intense volatility in crude prices. Until the US supply chain problems are solved, check the seals on new oil containers and check that the oil looks new to avoid being scammed and sold used oil. Explore all Shell ROTELLA diesel engine oil products, view offers and rebates, and learn how our diesel oils can help your vehicles and equipment. 6.2l Detroit Diesel in this 86 m1009 CUCV. Why is there a Rotella Synthetic Diesel Truck Oil Shortage ?In this video we discuss why there is a shortage on rotella t6 oil both 15w40 and 5w40 weight eng. I thought I had enough for a couple years, but will be out by fall harvest. Thus my engine is Gluten free. The oil supplier in my neck of the woods says it is because the additive manufacturers dont have the chemicals to make the additive and dispersant packages to add to base stock. 96 reviews. But I was able to track down enough for two oil changes. Shell Rotella T6 5W40 Shortage. For those wondering why - I found that Rotella T6 5W40 really helped with the older EJ205 ticking and piston slap during cold starts. Enough to do both the tractor and the 10 year change on the Isuzu diesel generator driver. 96. $10.28. I finally used up the last of the 5W-20 for my wife's Wrangler (switching it over to 5W-30 since the warranty is finally expired). So it is better to check the local stores immediately if you wish to replace your oil in the next 12 months! Massive Rotella shortage, Mobil 1 has been in short supply and 0w20 everything can be hard to find. This article was originally published by Mike Adams at Natural News under the title: RED ALERT: Entire U.S. supply of diesel engine oil may be wiped out in 8 weeks no more oil until 2023 due to "Force Majeure" additive chemical shortages. What is Rotella 15w40 used for?
3+ day shipping. I've always used Rotella T6 5W40 and I can't find that stuff anywhere, not even on Amazon. Shell Rotella T4 15W-40. Additionally, the low viscosity synthetic base allows for an improved fuel economy durability and performance. NAPA didn't have the oil filter, so he gave me a deal. Trinity County - TX. We expect to stock out of diesel oil products in the month June of 2022, and resume back with inventory first quarter of 2023. For over 40 years, Shell ROTELLA heavy duty diesel engine oils have delivered unrivaled protection and performance. Northeast if it matters . I managed to sell off several jugs of 15W40 T4 to someone for $15/jug recently, I bought it on clearance at Meijer Gas Stations two years ago and would've never intended to sell it and never thought that I'd be able to sell it to someone anywhere near retail. I usually run 5w40 all year long for cold starts. Have not noticed any shortages of oil, filters, or DEF. runningman0661 , Nov 6, 2021 runningman0661 , Nov 6, 2021 New Tremor on order is a gasser. The factories for that stuff are still not back up to speed. Thread starter All U Get; Start date Jan 22, 2022; Forums. Aug 13, 2021. '99 Silverado. Shells Rotella has Recently become rarier then those funky hens bearing teeth , void from all shelves seems like is the case .Im running with a theory that shipping is the breakdown and company Bean counters are in on the discussion of customers paying the shipping for the product . Parts of this site powered by XenForo add-ons from DragonByte 2011-2022 . I almost fainted when I got the bill. I carry a filter cross reference chart in the truck, so, whenever I visit a thrift . I use Rotella T6 in my 6.7 power stroke. All brands are having problems. Jump to Latest Follow 21 - 40 of 44 Posts. . I don't think there will an issue except my wallet is not about $5 lighter than if I had been able to find T-3. Oddometer: 120. 22 comments. 2017+ Super Duty - Oil Shortage! They only had one Motorcraft filter in stock, and it was an FL-2016. I mean it does if you can't get some. $60 for 3 gallons, and yes I regret not buying another case (3 gallons). ET Some car owners across the U.S. have been complaining about a motor oil shortage. Situation Update, June 22, 2022 - Diesel engine oil OUTAGE ALERT - entire supply WIPED OUT until 2023 The media could not be loaded, either because the server or network failed or because the format is not supported. 5w-40 has a broader operating range than 15w-40. I use Rotella T6 15W-40 synthetic in my motorcycles. I heard rumblings about motor oil and oil filter shortages about 2-3 months ago, so traveled around a bit and snagged two 5 qt jugs and about 7 NOS filters from thrift stores and such.
Apparently supply chain issues have hit the additive manufacturers, so Shell's Rotella line is shut down until Q4 2022. I caught a sale on Delvac-1 a year ago, and still have about 5 gallons on hand. It meets or exceeds API CJ-4 requirements, and is designed to provide extra performance.
Reaction score. Oil shortage. It was an attempt by the military to turn a production vehicle into a military rig. Feb 24, 2022. 1 of 3 Go to page. Manager said just what it says, we can't get any more. Rotella T6 Shortage Cars, OUTDOORS / By Dianne Catapang / June 29, 2022 Shell's Rotella line will not resume production until the fourth quarter of 2022 because of what appears to be supply chain problems with the additive suppliers. Rotella T6 Synthetic Diesel Engine Oil provides protection in three critical areas Acid control helps protect against corrosion from acids formed as fuel burns and as the oil . There seems to be a shortage of almost everything right now and not just things from overseas. His most concerning comment was that oil availability may not get any better in 2022. 5,992 Hunter 430 Waveland, MS Jan 23, 2022 #21 Hmmm maybe they use Oats as the basis of Synthetic oils. Your engine isn't highly stressed enough for the difference between Rotella non-synthetic and the cheapest available non-synthetic to matter. . The fellow at the local auto parts store mentioned something about the additive package being manufactured by another company, and that company is out of commission because of, you guessed it, COVID. Theoretically, this surge in light oil supply offset a 900,000-bpd drop . Full Forecast; Wednesday, February 9, 2022 . I am curious how much oil life is left. Pickup Delivery 3+ day shipping. You can walk into the local Walmart stores or Autozones here and they have almost no diesel engine oil, except the low grade stuff. Word I heard was the mega freeze in TX earlier this year wiped out some of the refinery capacity and that we'd see a shortage of Shell products this Spring. I figure they have the size to screw everyone else in town and pass the savings on to me in the event of a shortage (real or imaginary). " [Oil is] going to become the hottest commodity you've ever seen over the next couple of months.