What viscosity does Rotella T6 come in?
Shell Rotella® T6 full synthetic heavy duty engine oil resists viscosity loss through shear and will maintain optimal pressure in your heavy duty diesel engine. Learn more about Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic Oil: SAE 0W-40. SAE 5W-40.
Is Rotella T6 OK for gas engines?
Shell Rotella® T6 Multi-Vehicle 5W-30 full synthetic heavy duty engine oil is formulated to perform well in gasoline engines, without sacrificing protection in diesels. With its wide range of specifications and approvals from many of the world’s leading engine makers, it is ideal for on or off-road applications.
Is Shell Rotella T6 good for motorcycles?
Rotella T5 or T6 are both good oils for most motorcycles. They work well with gear trains and wet clutches and are used by both racers and regular street riders as well.
What’s the difference between Rotella T6 5W40 and 15W40?
The T6 5W40 diesel engine oil is more fuel-efficient. This oil lowers the fuel consumption of the engine and lets it provide about 1. 5% improved fuel efficiency than T6 SAE 15W40 engine oils. It features better emissions system compatibility.
What happens if you use diesel oil in a gasoline engine?
Since diesel fuel is thicker and denser than gasoline, the fuel pump will struggle to move the diesel/gasoline mixture through the system. Instead, it will clog up the fuel filter. And whatever amount of diesel that then makes its way to the engine will clog the fuel injectors, making them inoperable.
How many miles is Rotella T6 good for?
It is valid up to 10 years or 500,000 miles (800,000 km), whichever comes first, when Shell ROTELLA® T6 Full Synthetic heavy duty diesel engine oils are consistently used.
Can I use Rotella 5w40?
Shell Rotella T6 5W-40 Full Synthetic motor oil is suitable for virtually all modern low-emission heavy duty engines and older hard working diesel engines (consult your owner’s manual for heavy duty engine oil recommendations).
What is the difference between Rotella T4 and T6?
Rotella T4: It provides an oil change frequency up to 3000 miles which is pretty impressive for conventional engine oil. Rotella T5: The Rotella T5 provides an oil change frequency of 5000 to 7500 miles. Rotella T6: Rotella T6 provides the best oil change interval of 7500 up to 15000 miles.
Is T6 better than T4 Rotella?
For cold temperatures, the Rotella T5 and T6 would be the better choice because they provide enhanced oil flow properties at low temperatures to help protect your engine meanwhile the T4 would work best in extreme heat.
Why Shell Rotella ® T6 5w-40 synthetic?
Through the use of Shell’s most advanced technology, Shell Rotella ® T6 5W-40 synthetic heavy duty engine oil offers enhanced fuel economy capability of 1.5%* that can save money in fuel consumption, without compromising engine protection or durability.
What kind of oil does Shell Rotella use?
Shell Rotella® T6 Full Synthetic Diesel Oil provides excellent protection against harmful engine wear and sludge. Count on Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic, 5W-40 and 0W-40 synthetic diesel engine oil for:
What is Shell Rotella triple protection plus technology?
That’s why Shell scientists have developed Shell Rotella synthetic oils with Triple Protection Plus technology. This unique formulation combines Synthetic Base Oil Technology and our Adaptive Additive technology to provide outstanding engine protection that helps to lower total cost of ownership.