Shell Lubricants Introduces Shell Rotella® T6 15W-40 Full Synthetic Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine
Shell Rotella® T6 15W-40 full synthetic is suitable for new and older diesel-powered vehicles from Class 8 tractor/trailers to heavy duty pickups, delivery, utility and school bus fleets. The oil is suitable as a replacement for mineral and synthetic based SAE 15W-40 API CK-4, CJ-4 oils and offers added low temperature protection over conventional 15W-40s. Shell Rotella® T6 15W-40 full synthetic meets or exceeds diesel engine requirements of API CK-4, Cummins, Caterpillar, Detroit Diesel, Mack, Mercedes Benz, Volvo and Allison.
Key benefits include:
•Extended drain capable
•Delivers improved oxidation performance vs API CJ-4 technology
•Improved wear performance versus API CJ-4 technology
•Protection in extreme operating conditions and extreme climates
•Improved low temperature flow[i]
•Lower oil consumption[ii]
Specifications, approvals and recommendations:
•API CK-4, CJ-4, CI-4 PLUS, CI-4, CH-4
•Cummins CES 20086, 20081
•Volvo VDS-4.5, VDS-4
•Detroit Fluid Specification (DFS) 93K222, 93K218
•Caterpillar ECF-2, ECF-3
•JASO MA, MA2
Shell Rotella® Portfolio of CK-4 & FA-4 Oils
Shell Rotella T6 15W-40 full synthetic joins the Rotella family of heavy duty engine oils including Shell Rotella® T4 Triple Protection 15W-40 and 10W-30, Shell ROTELLA® T5 10W-30 Synthetic Blend, Shell Rotella® T5 Ultra and Shell Rotella® T6 Multi-Vehicle 5W-30 as part of the Shell Rotella® portfolio of oils. They have been developed by the makers of the No. 1 selling diesel engine oil to meet the API CK-4 and FA-4 performance categories for diesel engine oil.
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