Thread starter All U Get; Start date Jan 22, 2022; Forums. 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 . Mobil Delvac 15-40 also missing lately from my Runnings store. I had to settle for Motorcraft 10w30 and had to visit multiple stores just to find enough. Shell Rotella T6 5W40 Shortage. 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. Unfortunately they don't sell the very convenient 10 quart jugs there. 6BT, NV4500, NP205. There's a shortage of these additives available right now, and so the suppliers can't sell oil with out adding these additives into the product.

Radius Arms & Coilovers. Retailers, customers, and distributors are all reporting shortages in diesel engine oil. $60 for 3 gallons, and yes I regret not buying another case (3 gallons). Select a store to see pricing & availability. In April 2019 versus April 2018, light oil supply jumped by 1.85 million bpd - mostly thanks to soaring U.S. oil production. They were all out when I went to get it in January. 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 . 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. Location: Central Calif. I went to the usual store to get oil and they had none. " [Oil is] going to become the hottest commodity you've ever seen over the next couple of months. Here is what it is spec for. rost495 # 17034425 03/07/22. Global oil production for February 2021 was estimated at 93.6 mb/d, which was less than global oil demand of 96.7 mb/d, per EIA. Messages. I was in two different stores this morning and noticed a shortage of oil in both. 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.

2022; Prev. Ended up getting Delo.Anybody else seeing a Rotella shortage? Duramax, CCSB. Myrtle Beach, SC. Feb 24, 2022. I will send a sample to the lab to see how it checks out. I switched to the semi-synthetic because that was all I could find.

It's bad enough I have to pay $5.30 per gallon for diesel. There seems to be a shortage of almost everything right now and not just things from overseas.

6.2l Detroit Diesel in this 86 m1009 CUCV. 380. So if you use T6 and want to change your oil in the next 12 months, check your stores now! Walmart usually has it for about $20.00 a gallon. Plan early as things are going to get worse come holiday season. Apparently supply chain issues have hit the additive manufacturers, so Shell's Rotella line is shut down until Q4 2022. 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. For over 40 years, Shell ROTELLA heavy duty diesel engine oils have delivered unrivaled protection and performance. Fleet Mechanic. Protective power is further enhanced through the use of synthetic base oil technology that increases additive activity to deliver low-viscosity fuel saving performance with no compromise in . Just went out and checked and I still have 2-1/2 gallons of Rotella T-6 on hand. NAPA didn't have the oil filter, so he gave me a deal.

Charlottesville, VA, USA. '86 M1008. By Mohit Oberoi, CFA Jan. 18 2022, Published 9:06 a.m. Shell Rotella T4 15W-40. I instead went with the Valvoline Blue Syn 5w-40. This has led to a worldwide shortage of base oils. Hemi 6.4. I did my first service yesterday at 4924 miles. For those wondering why - I found that Rotella T6 5W40 really helped with the older EJ205 ticking and piston slap during cold starts. Contaminated Rotella oil has slipped into the supply chain! 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 . 4.8 out of 5 Stars. Re: FYI: Diesel Oil Shortage Going From Bad to Worse! 53,246. Massive Rotella shortage, Mobil 1 has been in short supply and 0w20 everything can be hard to find. New Tremor on order is a gasser.

Reply #4 on: January 10, 2022, 09:54:47 PM . 2022 Storyteller Stealth 3.0 Diesel. So I bought 9 jugs of T6 to get me through the year with the truck and tractor I mow with. It is designed to protect under the most severe engine conditions found in modern low-emission engines and older hard . Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Engine Oil, 1 Quart. 2013 Silverado 2500HD CC/LB LML - SOLD. Diesel Oil PRICE LIST while supplies last. Location. Have not noticed any shortages of oil, filters, or DEF. . 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. We went back twice and got 32 pails in total. Theoretically, this surge in light oil supply offset a 900,000-bpd drop . Texas. Even Amazon was out of FL-1A filters. 96. I went to the usual store to get oil and they had none. 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. Got two 5 quart containers of 0w30 M1 ESP from Advanced Auto a while back. - So I am having a very difficult time finding engine oil! I change oil every 5k but right now I am at 7k. People are buying stuff like crazy in the US and supply chains are struggling across the board. Discover more information-packaged podcasts each day, along with special reports, interviews and emergency updates, at: 2017+ Super Duty - Oil Shortage!

Great prices on Diesel Motor Oil. Your engine isn't highly stressed enough for the difference between Rotella non-synthetic and the cheapest available non-synthetic to matter. What is Rotella 15w40 used for? You used to be able to buy it almost everywhere oil is sold. A meeting of the oil cartel known as OPEC+ ended in drama, leading to intense volatility in crude prices. Sign on the door said Shell Rotella $22.95 a gal, when it's gone, it's gone.

It was an attempt by the military to turn a production vehicle into a military rig. Member. Supply chain issues for Shell Rotella T6 15w-40. Dec 16, 2021. Messages. DANGER! Since I try to change my oil about every 4K miles, I try to keep on hand 3 changes worth of oil and filters for each of my vehicles (because just in case). Tractor. 2021 F-350 Lariat Tremor. Join Date: Oct 2019. .

Is 5w40 thicker than 15w40? 2006 Silverado 2500HD LLY/ZF6 - SOLD. Other brands seem to be in short supply too. Dec 27, 2021.

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. Thread starter Ewheels; Start date Apr 12, 2022; Watchers 11; 1; 2; 3; Next. Explore all Shell ROTELLA diesel engine oil products, view offers and rebates, and learn how our diesel oils can help your vehicles and equipment. I had to switch to motorcycle-specific sythetic since I'm pretty sure Rotella T6 was the last diesel synthetic without friction modifiers. The reports aren't limited to 2022. All part of the supply chain issue. Unless you're penny pinching or you're . Manager said just what it says, we can't get any more. I have run Rotella in all 3 of the 7.3's I've had and never had an injector problem.My 6.0 gets Delvac. 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. Not even on line. Rotella T6 has been unobtanium around here for over a month and absent on Amazon. They only had one Motorcraft filter in stock, and it was an FL-2016. 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. 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 use Rotella T6 in my 6.7 power stroke. Line: SHE. Mid level 301A, Kona Blue, Blk Acc Pack, Active Exhaust, 3.55LS. 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. I mean it does if you can't get some. 5w-40 has a broader operating range than 15w-40. Reactions: philbytx. I have been waiting four months for T6 to come in and I can't find it. Is Rotella T good oil? I got the last two at Advance Auto for $32.00 a gallon !! The anti-freeze webpage acted . 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. JD 2025R, previously Gravely 5650 & JD 4010 & JD 1025R. Thread Starter. Shell Rotella Synthetic Blend Motor Oil 15W-40 1 Gallon. IDK why synthetic diesel oil is in shortage around here. I used Rotella T6 in my Triumph Sprint for many years (40-50K miles), and then they changed their formula to include some friction modifiers that caused the wet clutch to slip a little. Says he doesn't plan on getting any Rotella until 4th quarter of 2022. Oil, fuel filters, oil filters.

I was able to find some Rotella which I have never used but I've heard it's a good oil. 2018 Mustang GT/A10. Many are restricting sales to a percentage of last year. Going to post in the for sale section for anyone needing some oil that lives close to Charlotte NC. 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. 01-07-2022, 08:47 AM cpobst. 2022 RAM 5500 Tradesman Crew Cab & Chassis 4X4 . ET Some car owners across the U.S. have been complaining about a motor oil shortage. 7,648. BLOSSBURG Southern Tioga School District Superintendent Sam Rotella is currently recovering after testing . Additionally, the low viscosity synthetic base allows for an improved fuel economy durability and performance. Apr 3, 2022 #2 Rotella shortages have been noted for the past several months. For 2022, global oil production is expected to increase to . Prev . Location. kloudie1 . You can walk into the local Walmart stores or Autozones here and they have almost no diesel engine oil, except the low grade stuff. 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). . 1 - 20 of 75 Posts. Feb 27, 2022 / There is an oil shortage #8. 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) Forget anything coming from China, that's a given delay. . I use Rotella T6 in my 6.7 power stroke. I almost fainted when I got the bill. A diesel engine oil shortage only adds to the escalating catastrophe hammering trucking and transportation. Jan 6, 2022. Kubota l3130. So it is better to check the local stores immediately if you wish to replace your oil in the next 12 months! German Chemists developed Synthetics in WW II. From what I have read, there is a shortage of the additives and Shell pretty much has shut down the Rotella line until late this year. Tons, lockers, and hydro assist. Neither had very much in the way of diesel oil. They were about $15 a gallon before the shortages, probably $20 now. 96 reviews. Aug 13, 2021. . Current Ride. I just ordered oil and filters for my Wranglers . posted December 11, 2021 03:47 PM. 1-tonmudder Doin my part to stir the pot. . 1; 2; First Prev 2 of 2 Go to page. 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. DETROIT, MI - CarbonTV debuts the second season of its original web-series "Roadworthy" with a focus on heavy hauling sixteen wheelers. I said what's the deal on the Rotella? Gas prices are displayed at a Chevron station on June 14 in Los Angeles. Viscosity Grade/Weight: 15W-40. View Do It Yourself Oil Change; 2022 PENNZOIL PLATINUM REWARDS PROMOTION; A CHANCE TO WIN A MUSTANG RTR SPEC 2 INSPIRED BY PRO DRIVER, ADAM LZ! Go. Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic 5W-40 Diesel Engine Oil, 1 Quart. Rotella oil. Full Forecast; Wednesday, February 9, 2022 . Oddometer: 120. I go to Autozone, Lowes, Home Depot, WalMart, and Oriellys, but no luck. When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace. His most concerning comment was that oil availability may not get any better in 2022. Nov 11, 2021. . Reaction score. I am curious how much oil life is left. Amazon had FL-820S filters, but for almost $7. I thought I had enough for a couple years, but will be out by fall harvest. Location: Vancouver WA Former name: CAWING '04 GL1800. Oil + filter is a little over $100. 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. This means that other refinery products, including the raw materials for producing base oil for lubricants, are in short supply. I found some DELVAC 1300 in 5 gallon jugs. Apr 6, 2022 I went to change my oil out but apparently Rotella is out of stock unless I wanna pay 100 bucks plus for a 5 gallon jug.

22 comments. Rotella T6 has evaporated for me in the NJ area. I'll get 3-4 that will holed me for a couple of years. Jump to Latest Follow 21 - 40 of 44 Posts. #17. $10.28. Motor Oil Shortage? . Buy online, choose delivery or in-store pickup. Can tire had the Rotella 15-40 semi in the 20L pails for $85. 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. 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). Doesn't help that rotella also has huge rebates on their oil too. No issues here in VA finding either Rotella T6 or Valvoline Blue Extreme. Currently mileage @230k miles There has been a shortage recently of T6, And I may need to use an alternative 1/2022 . JavierH19 Part #: T5-15-40-1. I've always used Rotella T6 5W40 and I can't find that stuff anywhere, not even on Amazon. Major trucking shortages across the country. Give me a flippin' break on this COVID chit. Feb 20, 2022 #1 Just wondering if any other DIY vehicle maintenance guys are having a hard time finding synthetic diesel motor oil. Tried multiple stores with no luck. Long Read: I have used Rotella T-6 oil in all my bikes . Oil shortage. Short read - Caution. 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 . 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. The oil monitor was at 16% with 201 total hours and 60 idle (which I really don't see how 60 is possible). 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. Limit 8. I just saw at Costco a Kirkland branded oil (made by Warren, I think) with the Spec API-CK-4/SN at a good price of less than $11 / gallon (3 gallons for 31.99). '02 2500HD. I was shopping for a couple filters yesterday (FL-1A & FL-820S) and the local store's shelf was empty. Re: Shell Rotella shortage!?! I managed to find one gallon of T6 in my area. 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. The 5 gallon pails are handy for me, but will have to go back to a barrel filled at the local JD dealership. In 2021, some people. I cannot find it anywhere. Continue browsing in r/Diesel. Doofy said: Sure glad I got the oil changed in the tractor and the 7.3 before this oil fiasco. Pickup Delivery 3+ day shipping. 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. Next Last. Tractor. All seriousness aside. I almost fainted when I got the bill. 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.. Approximately 300,000 smiles on 3 different GW's and 1 Yamaha Venture Royale. current price $10.28. Production stopped and won't be back until q4 2022. Use any 15w40 then. He said the root cause of the motor oil shortage we're discussing here is driven by the lack of additive packages. Location. I checked all my local places and it's gone then read why. Compared to other 5W-40 formulas, Shell Rotella T6 shows 34% better wear performance. 2022 Silverado 2500HD CC/SB L8T.

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 . Feb 18, 2022. tobyhd02 said: yup, time to stock up a little. I went into the local NAPA store this past week to buy some 15w -40 diesel engine oil. Super Duty Dana 60. Agreed. Northeast if it matters . Location. Time for an oil change in the ole Dodge and I could not find any Shell Rotella at Walmart, Autozone, or Oreilly. 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. Yes, it is. Shell Rotella T6 Energized Protection oil features Shell exclusive "Low-SAPs" additive technology reinforced with a novel and unique anti-wear system. Parts of this site powered by XenForo add-ons from DragonByte 2011-2022 . 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. But I was able to track down enough for two oil changes.

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 . Oil prices have .

Myrtle Creek, Oregon. Posts: 2,358. #48. There is a huge additive shortage presently. I want the 5 W 40 version, and I saw the 15W40 version four months ago, but it was gone the next day and not back. Shell rotella - no supply - have a theory on why.

Updated: February 9, 2022 @ 9:14 pm. Trinity County - TX. No oil of that viscosity has the "energy conserving" additives that are trouble for wet clutches. We expect to stock out of diesel oil products in the month June of 2022, and resume back with inventory first quarter of 2023. I caught a sale on Delvac-1 a year ago, and still have about 5 gallons on hand. to put product in and those may be made in other countries.

'99 Silverado. Discover short videos related to rotella motor oil shortage on TikTok. 1 of 3 Go to page. I use Rotella T6 15W-40 synthetic in my motorcycles. Both T6 5w-40 and 15w-40 were used. I went ahead and bought 2 2.5-gallon jugs since they were on sale for $30. . I went to 10-12 stores in 4 cities before I found some. 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. I went to 10-12 stores in 4 cities before I found some. Watch popular content from the following creators: jared_buckert(@jared_buckert), user9141887924093(@moth3r.truck3r), Elliott O(@froztystay), Jeremiah(@allischalmers7050), The Awakening(@theawakening111333), Nates Interactive Au(@natesinteractivea), Nates Interactive Au(@natesinteractivea), Nates Interactive Au . 06-09-2021, 06:12 PM. Re: Engine Oil Shortage?

341. Go. Are any of you seeing a motor oil shortage in your area. I carry a filter cross reference chart in the truck, so, whenever I visit a thrift . Get your Shell Rotella T5 Synthetic Blend 15W40 Engine Oil - 550045348 at Blain's Farm & Fleet. I just found 2 3 gallon cases of rotella and I have 3 2.5 gallon jugs of rotella on order for store pickup at tractor supply. Diesel oil shortage?

Jun 08, 2017. Last summer when I changed my oil, I noticed the T6 oil was in short supply. The factories for that stuff are still not back up to speed. 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. White Lightning. Walmart has had it off and on for the last 4 months, but mostly off. . I have been using Shell Rotella 15W-40 Heavy Duty Diesel in its most recent incarnation, the T4. Was able to purchase Rotella T4 motor oil, 15W - 40 . 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. "Roadworthy: Heavy Hauls" is sponsored by Shell Rotella, in partnership with MediaCom, and is available exclusively ondemand for free on and related CarbonTV OTT apps. 5,992 Hunter 430 Waveland, MS Jan 23, 2022 #21 Hmmm maybe they use Oats as the basis of Synthetic oils. 03-23-2022, 07:29 AM #22. rancher1913. #1.

Thus my engine is Gluten free. I believe for the oil it is the shortage of bottles, etc. Joined Apr 17, 2005 Location Greeneville TN. Mar 27, 2003. So, I'm going with Va. Enough to do both the tractor and the 10 year change on the Isuzu diesel generator driver. 2022 Mach 1, GBM, 6-Spd, HP, 700A, Recaro . runningman0661 , Nov 6, 2021 runningman0661 , Nov 6, 2021 It meets or exceeds API CJ-4 requirements, and is designed to provide extra performance.

Oil Composition: Synthetic Blend. All brands are having problems. Feb 10, 2022 . 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. I was able to find a 2.5 gallon of Rotella T6 15w40 for $69.99. Shell Rotella HD Tractor Fluid, 5 Gallon.

Nov 6, 2006 9,385 what you find today is today only. 3+ day shipping. I usually run 5w40 all year long for cold starts.