Shell Rimula R3 10W (CF) • 20L / 209L

Shell Rimula R3 10W (CF) • 20L / 209L

Monograde Heavy Duty Diesel Engine Oils
Shell Rimula R3 oils feature proven lubricant chemistry that adapts to your driving needs to provide extra protection whatever the demands of your engine or equipment. Featuring an active-detergent system to keep pistons and other engine parts clean, it provides protection against wear for long engine life and protection against deposits for efficient engine performance.

Performance, Features & Benefits

  • Equipment manufacturer acceptance
    Shell Rimula R3 monogrades are approved for use in a variety of engine application by leading Oems.
     
  • High standard of piston cleanliness
    The high thermal stability and oil oxidation resistance provide a high standard of piston cleanliness.
     
  • 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.

 

Main Applications

  • Dedicated diesel engine oil performance
    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.
     
  • Construction industry application
    Engine oil technology is sometimes specified for use in transmission and hydraulic applications. Shell Rimula R3 monogrades offer premium performance and protection for these applications.
     
  • Stationary equipment
    Shell Rimula R3 monogrades are suitable for certain stationary equipment, such as pumps, that run continuously under steady state conditions.
     
  • Detroit Diesel two-stroke engines
    Shell Rimula R3 oils should not be used in Detroit Diesel twostroke engines. An SAE 40 oil meeting the API CF-II Specification and having a sulphated ash content of less than 1% should be used.

 

Specifications, Approvals & Recommendations

  • API: CF
    For a full listing of equipment approvals and recommendations, please consult your local Shell Technical Helpdesk, or the OEM Approvals website.

 

Health, Safety & Environment

  • Health and Safety
    Shell Rimula R3 (CF) Oil 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. 
     
  • Protect the Environment
    Take used oil to an authorised collection point. Do not discharge into drains, soil or water.

 

Additional Information

  • Advice
    Advice on applications not covered here may be obtained from your shell representative.