National Oil & Lube News

May 2017

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14 NOLN | What fast lube operator hasn't realized that one of the paths to success and prof- itability lies in the skillful presentation and marketing of chemical additives and cleaners? With myriad products on the market offering to perform functions ranging from cleaning fuel injector sys- tems to modifying automatic transmis- sion fluid to getting rid of air conditioner odor, chemical additives and cleaners can be a valuable source of extra revenue to savvy lube operators. is is why we present this guide to ad- ditives and cleaners, a resource you can use to identify sales opportunities you might not be taking advantage of. We hope this resource will lead to more sales and a fatter bottom line for operators ev- erywhere. We would like to thank Smart Blend for sponsoring the guide. For a more complete listing of this years addi- tives guide visit In the charts that follow A=Additive, C=Cleaner. ADDITIVES CLEANERS & PRODUCT NAME CATEGORY PURPOSE/DESCRIPTION (AS PROVIDED BY MANUFACTURER) AMSOIL Diesel Cetane Boost A Raises the cetane number of diesel fuel up to seven points for maximum horsepower, increased fuel economy and easier starts in all diesel engines. AMSOIL Diesel Cold Flow A Combats diesel fuel gelling by improving diesel cold-flow ability. It is formulated with an advanced deicer to enhance fuel flow and help prevent fuel filter plugging in cold temperatures. AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean C Removes performance-robbing internal and external deposits from fuel injectors to restore horsepower and improve fuel economy in all types of diesel engines. AMSOIL Diesel Injector Clean + Cold Flow A/C Removes performance-robbing internal and external deposits from fuel injectors, while dispersing water to control ice formation, gelling and improves diesel cold-flow ability. AMSOIL Diesel Recovery A An emergency diesel fuel treatment that quickly dissolves gelled fuel and thaws frozen fuel filters. AMSOIL Engine and Transmission Flush C Prepares engines and transmissions for new oil, helping improve operating efficiency, increase fuel economy and reduce emissions. AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer A Reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods to prevent the formation of varnish and sludge, which can clog injectors, stick floats and cause poor engine performance. AMSOIL Miracle Wash C A unique car wash and wax that delivers outstanding performance and quick, easy, economical application. AMSOIL P.i. Performance Improver C Gasoline additive that cleans deposits to restore power and improve fuel economy up to 5.7 percent in just one tank. AMSOIL Power Foam C Carburetor and induction system cleaner for two- and four-stroke gasoline engines; removes gums, varnish and deposits to restore startability and smooth operation. AMSOIL Slip Lock Limited Slip Additive A Eliminates clutch chatter in limited-slip differentials.

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