Shell Rotella T5

Shell ROTELLA® T5 synthetic blend heavy duty engine oil with Triple Protection Plus™ technology uses synthetic base oils plus advanced additive technology to provide protection against wear, deposits and oil breakdown PLUS:

  • Improved oxidation protection under extreme conditions compared to CJ-4 oils
  • Demonstrated protection against oxidation and corrosion in the presence of biodiesel
  • Extended drain capabilities
  • Fuel economy savings up to 1.6% compared to a conventional 15W-40, helping you stretch your budget and improve your bottom line

It delivers an average of 44% better than the maximum wear requirements.**

**Calculated average based on API CK-4 wear test results

It’s designed to provide hard working protection that adapts to your driving conditions PLUS:

  • Provides excellent wear protection, well beyond the recommended oil drain interval of 50,000 miles demonstrated through oil analysis during millions of miles of field testing. So you can rest assured that Shell ROTELLA® T5 10W-30 will protect your engine like a heavier viscosity engine oil such as Shell ROTELLA® T4 15W-40.
  • Better cold cranking properties and better low temperature pumpability at – 25 degrees C and – 30 degrees C, respectively. That means it reaches critical engine parts faster in colder temperatures, to minimize wear and make hard work easier in harsh climates.
  • Demonstrated protection against oxidation and corrosion in the presence of biodiesel
  • The low ash formulation helps protect the exhaust catalysts and particulate filters found on the latest low emission vehicles. It is suitable for use in all on or off highway engines requiring an API CJ-4, CI-4 Plus, CI-4 or CH-4 diesel oil in this viscosity grade.

OEM Approvals for ROTELLA® T5 Synthetic Blend

10W-30

  • CK-4 CJ-4, CI-4 PLUS, CH-4
  • ACEA E9; Caterpillar ECF-2, ECF-3; Cummins CES 20086; Detroit Fluid Specification (DFS) 93K222; Deutz DQC III-10 LA; JASO DH-2; Mack EOS-4.5; MAN M3575; Mercedes-Benz-Approval 228.31; MTU Cat 2.1; Volvo VDS-4.5

15W-40

  • CK-4 CJ-4, CI-4 PLUS, CH-4
  • Caterpillar ECF-2, ECF-3; Cummins CES 20086; Detroit Fluid Specification (DFS) 93K222; Mack EOS-4.5; Volvo VDS-4.5

Relative Protection

The X's in the table below indicate relative performance.

Shell ROTELLA® T5 Synthetic Blend CK-4
Wear Protection X X X X
Cleanliness/Deposits X X X X
Oil Breakdown Resistance
X X X X
Fuel Economy X X X X
Low Temp Flow X X X X
Shell ROTELLA® T5 Synthetic Blend CJ-4
Wear Protection X X X
Cleanliness/Deposits X X X
Oil Breakdown Resistance
X X X
Fuel Economy X X X X
Low Temp Flow X X X X

What do you drive?

Consider your vehicle/equipment and what it means to you and your business. You are pressed to keep it on the road while at the same time managing your overall costs.

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