Should you use Shell Rimula R6 LME?
Shell Rimula R6 LME is suitable for use in many on-highway, heavy-duty applications. It’s particularly suited for fleets with mixed Euro 2, 3, 4 and 5 engine types and for a wide range of trucking and public transportation applications in modern, low-emission vehicles from Mercedes-Benz, MAN, DAF and others. Shell Rimula R6 LME exceeds the performance requirements of industry specifications such as ACEA E6 and E7, and is ideal for vehicles fitted with DPFs.
Specifications and approvals
SAE viscosity grade: 5W-30
ACEA: E6, E7; Cummins: CES 20077; MAN: M3477; MB Approval: 228.51.
The product specifications listed above may vary from time to time and may not all be available for sale in the United Kingdom. To obtain a specific recommendation for your vehicle from our UK product portfolio, please use our free online oil recommendation tool, Shell Lubematch.
How to use R6 LME oils safely
Shell Rimula R6 LME oils are unlikely to present any significant health or safety hazards as long as you use them properly in the recommended application. You should avoid contact with skin and wear impervious gloves with used oil. If the oil does come into contact with your skin, wash immediately with soap and water. To dispose of used oil, please take it to an authorised collection point. Do not pour it into the earth, drains or water.