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Recommended & Endorsed by Cummins For Diesel Engines

Valvoline and Cummins signed a marketing and technical alliance in 1995 to leverage the two brands’ strength to market heavy duty lubricants in North America. This relationship has grown rapidly over the years, emerging to become a strong, global alliance between two of the best known companies in their respective fields.

Today, Valvoline and Cummins have developed strong ties through regional marketing alliances, and also established joint ventures in emerging markets of India, Russia, Brazil and Argentina.


There’s only one engine oil good enough to earn the trust of Cummins: Valvoline’s Premium Blue. Valvoline Premium Blue is exclusively recommended and endorsed by Cummins and specially designed to provide advanced lubricant performance in diesel and gas engines of all ages, including the latest low emission engines. All products are extensively tested in Cummins engines.

It’s the only oil allowed as first fill on Cummins assembly lines.

Valvoline™ Premium Blue™ engine oils got a global branding upgrade

Being THE ONLY ONE endorsed and recommend choice for Cummins, Valvoline took the opportunity to align with Cummins and unify its worldwide lineup of the Premium Blue brand portfolio.

This global branding upgrade creates clarity, with each formulation now having a consistent Premium Blue branding structure worldwide that is more clear and easier for Cummins users.

The new Premium Blue engine oil names will incorporate a number that directly correlates to the CES. This is designed to help customers quickly and easily be able to find the Valvoline Premium Blue oil recommended for their equipment.

By logging onto QuickServe Online (QSOL), customers will be able to verify which oils have the right Cummins approval for their engine type.


  • Premium Blue oil is designed to provide advanced lubricant performance in modern, low-emissions diesel engines, including those with cooled EGR.
  • The unique dispersant technology exceeds industry standards and consequently delivers an improved prevention of engine wear, resulting in reduced maintenance and a longer engine life.
  • It is a higher total base number (TBN) product designed for the latest diesel engine specification from API, ACEA, and OEM’s that allow for higher sulfated ash products.
  • Premium Blue repeatedly demonstrates a superior high TBN retention, resulting in an unparalleled prevention of corrosive wear of engine parts.

The advanced technology of Premium Blue oil offers a long-life, extended-drain capability through a balanced formulation that helps maximize engine durability.

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