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Association for the defence of owners of Rolex collection watches.

The Association de Défense des Propriétaires de montres de collection Rolex (literally the “Association for the defence of owners of Rolex collection watches”) was created to avoid this fabulous...

The hidden truth of Steve McQueen's Rolex 5512

On June 11th, 2009, at the ANTIQUORUM auction in NEW YORK, the only ROLEX that belonged to the American screen legend, Steve McQueen, was put up for sale. Although a letter signed by his friend Jimmy...

We are the only ones

We are the only ones. We are the only ones to have created this concept of expertise in ROLEX collector's watches. In accordance with our quality criteria, we neither buy nor sell any ROLEX...

I accuse the Rolex After-Sales Service...

I accuse the ROLEX After-Sales Service of seeking to destroy the market for second-hand and collector's ROLEX watches. I accuse the ROLEX After-Sales Service of replacing original parts without any...

Disturbing results at auction:

Here are some results, among many others, from important public auctions, to illustrate the loss in value of collector's watches after reconditioning. Let us take two typical collector's watches: • A...

XXX or "The mark of death"

We now come to one of the most deplorable practices of the ROLEX After-Sales Service, which consists in engraving XXX on the bottom of the watch cases of the oldest ROLEX watches, whose servicing is...

Notice to victims of Rolex's after-sales service

In connection with OLIVINE's warnings and information about the ROLEX After-Sales Service, we invite owners of ROLEX second-hand and collector's watches, who have encountered replacement of original...