High Performance, GL-5 Axle Oil for General Applications. Shell Spirax S3 AX 80W-90 is a high performance, API GL-5 gear and axle oil for moderate to heavily loaded on and off-road driveline applications requiring SAE 80W-90 oil.
Performance, Features & Benefits
- Multiple vehicle applications
High performance fluid for API GL-5 applications that may require SAE 80W-90, 90, or 80W fluids. May be used in some SAE 75W-90 applications where low temperature performance is not needed.
- Longer oil drain capability
Long life additives ensure long-term protection of the gears and high oxidation resistance so providing extended drain capability.
Outstanding pitting, scoring and wear protection.
Automotive gearboxes, differentials and hypoid gear sets in motorcycle, passenger car, commercial vehicles, off-road construction and agricultural equipment.
Ancillary equipment gear sets and some industrial equipment.
Specifications, Approvals & Recommendations
- Mercedes Benz Sheet : 235.6
- MAN: 342 Type M2
- ZF TE-ML: 07A, 16C, 17B, 19B, 21A
- API Service Classification : GL-5
- US Military MIL-L-2105D
- Spirax S3 AX 80W 90 meets the service fill requirements of
Mercedes Benz Sheet 235.0
Typical physical characteristics
||Shell Spirax S3 AX 80W-90
|SAE Viscosity Grade
||SAE J 306
|Kinematic Viscosity @400C mm2/s
|Kinematic Viscosity @1000C mm2/s
|Density @150C kg/m3
|Flash Point (COC) 0C
|Pour Point 0C
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
Shell Spirax S3 AX 80W-90 is unlikely to present any significant health or safety hazard when properly used in the recommended application and good standards of personal hygiene are maintained. Avoid contact with skin. Use impervious gloves with used oil. After skin contact, wash immediately with soap and water.
Take used oil to an authorised collection point. Do not discharge into drains, soil or water.