Approvals and Specifications:
- ACEA C3
- API SN
- MB 229.51, 229.31
- BMW LL-04
- GM dexos2TM
- Chrysler MS 11106
Shell Helix Ultra ECT C3 5w-30
This range is suitable for high-performance diesel, petrol and gas engines. All Shell automotive oils are based on PurePlus and Active Cleansing technology. The lubricant reliably protects against engine corrosion and oxidation, helps cleanse it of combustion products, and prolongs engine life. Shell Helix Ultra ECT C3 5w-30 is highly viscous and temperature resistant.
Thanks to its excellent chemical properties, it is suitable for a wide range of driving styles. It works well in city, highway and off-road conditions. For engines with exhaust after treatment systems, it is best to choose the new Shell Helix Ultra ECT C3 5W-30. The prefix ECT means that the oil will help retain diesel particulate filters and petrol exhaust after treatment systems.
Shell Helix Ultra ECT C3 5w-30 Features
The oil base is developed using the company’s own patented PurePlus technology – a synthesis of natural gas. Complemented by the Active Cleansing additive package. The composition of the oil prolongs engine life, protects it from corrosion, ensures the cleanliness of parts.
The manufacturer claims to have developed a formula that preserves the pristine cleanliness of an engine as it comes off the assembly line.
It also reduces the depletion rate to a minimum so it is very economical to use. It combines well with particulate filters or catalytic converters due to the reduced content of phosphorus and sulfate ash, which precisely causes oxidation of filtration system, is environmentally friendly, it does not clog these elements of exhaust systems.
Saves fuel up to 1.7% due to its consistently low viscosity, which is the highest indicator among the manufacturer’s entire range of oils.
Shell Helix Ultra ECT C3 5w-30 Advantages
- High protection performance. The oil prevents all possible negative effects that may be encountered by the engine of a car. It inhibits corrosion processes, and oxidation and significantly reduces the wear of the unit;
- Eco-friendliness. This characteristic means that the oil “takes care” of particulate filters and catalytic converters;
- Economic consumption. The product has low volatility which reduces the need for refilling. Another advantage of the oil is that it retains its viscosity until the end of use.
Shell Helix Ultra ECT C3 5w-30 Application
This type of lubricant has a wide range of applications. It is suitable for various types of vehicles with petrol, diesel and gas engines. The Shell 5w-30 Helix Ultra ECT C3 dexos2 specification indicates that it is compatible with and ensures the cleanliness and proper functioning of exhaust after treatment systems. This includes catalytic converters in petrol engines and particulate filters in diesel engines.
Recommended in vehicles produced by Mercedes-Benz, BMW, General Motors, and Chrysler. It is also produced for BMW LL-4 under the brand name. It is filled in at the factory.
Its high stability makes Shell Helix Ultra ECT C3 5w-30 suitable for a wide range of operating conditions and driving styles. It is suitable for use in urban areas, in stop-and-go traffic, and in frequent stop-and-go traffic jams. Also outside the city, on the highway, and off-road. In various climatic conditions.
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