Shell Rimula R6 LME oil features “Low-SAPS” additive technology and unique anti-wear system. Protection
power is enhanced with synthetic technology that delivers extended maintenance and fuel economy
performance. Suitable for Euro 4, 5, 6 vehicles..
Performance, Features & Benefits:
Through use of Shell’s most advanced technology Shell Rimula R6 LME offers enhanced fuel economy capability* that can save money in fuel consumption, without compromising engine protection or durability.
*eg compared to high viscosity oils
Shell Rimula R6 LME meets the long oil drain requirements of Mercedes-Benz, MAN, DAF and others, from the latest Euro 6 to older generation engines, to allow operators to optimise maintenance schedules and control maintenance costs.
Emissions system compatibility:
Advanced low-ash formulation helps control blocking of or poisoning of exhaust after-treatment devices, helping maintain vehicle emission compliance and engine fuel efficiency.
Low wear, low deposits:
Unique additive technology delivers high levels of piston cleanliness essential for long engine life. Unique anti-wear booster helps meet the demanding wear protection requirements of many engine types.
On-highway heavy duty applications:
Particularly suited for a wide range of trucking and transportation applications in modern low-emission vehicles
from Mercedes-Benz, MAN, DAF and others. Especially suitable for fleets with mixed Euro 2,3,4 and 5 engine types.
Low emission engine use:
Shell Rimula R6 LME meets the latest requirements of Mercedes-Benz, MAN and others for Euro 4, 5, 6 engines
and exceeds the performance requirements of industry specifications such as ACEA E6 and E7.
Specifications, Approvals & Recommendations:
- ACEA E6, E7
- Cummins CES 20077
- Deutz DQC IV-10 LA
- IVECO TLS E6 (Meets requirements)
- MACK EO-N
- MAN 3477, 3677
- MB-Approval 228.51
- Renault Trucks RLD-2
- Volvo VDS-3
- Scania Low Ash
Typical physical characteristics:
||Shell Rimula R6 LME 5W-30
|Kinematic Viscosity @400C mm2/s
|Kinematic Viscosity @1000C mm2/s
|Dynamic Viscosity @-300C mPa s
|Total Base Number Mg KOH/g
|Flash Point (COC)
These characteristics are typical of current production. Whilst future production will conform to Shell's specification, variations in these characteristics may occur.
Health, Safety & Environment:
Health and Safety:
Shell Rimula R6 LME oils are unlikely to present any significant health or safety hazard when properly used in the recommended application, and good standards of industrial and personal hygiene are maintained.
Avoid contact with skin. Use impervious gloves with used oil. After skin contact, wash immediately with soap and water. Guidance on Health and Safety is available on the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet, which can be obtained from www.epc.shell.com
Protect the Environment:
Take used oil to an authorized collection point. Do not discharge into drains, soil or water.