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Heavy Duty Diesel Engine Oil
Shell Rimula R3 oils adapts to your driving needs to provide extra protection and keep pistons and other engine
parts clean. It provides protection against wear for long engine life and protection against deposits for efficient
Performance, Features & Benefits
Construction industry application
Equipment manufacturer acceptance
Engine oil technology is sometimes specified for use in the transmission and hydraulic applications. Shell Rimula R3 monogrades offer premium performance and protection for
Shell Rimula R3 monogrades are approved for use in a variety of engine applications by leading OEMs.
High standard of piston cleanliness
The high thermal stability and oil oxidation resistance provide a high standard of piston cleanliness.
Shell Rimula R3 monogrades are suitable for certain stationary equipment, such as pumps, that run continuously
under steady state conditions.
Low engine wear and long component life Overall engine cleanliness contributes to low engine wear, long component life, maintenance of power output, more operational stability and lower servicing costs.
Specifications, Approvals & Recommendations
MB Approval 228.0
MTU Category 1
Dedicated diesel engine oil performance
For a full listing of equipment approvals and recommendations, please consult your local Shell Technical
Shell Rimula R3 monogrades have been formulated to provide robust engine performance in a variety of off-
highway applications or older on-highway diesel vehicles.
Compatibility & Miscibility
Shell Rimula R3 oils should not be used in Detroit Diesel two-stroke engines. An SAE 40 oil meeting the API CF-II
Specification and having a sulphated ash content of less than 1% should be used.