Shell Helix Ultra Professional AM-L 5W-30
Shell Helix Ultra is the FIRST motor oil made from natural gas.
It uses PurePlus Technology, a revolutionary process that delivers crystal-clear base oil made from natural gas with virtually none of the impurities found in crude oil – making it 99.5% pure*.
*Based on paraffinic hydrocarbon content and significantly higher level of iso-paraffins compared to typical Group II and III base oils
Shell Helix Ultra Professional AM-L 5W-30 for gasoline and diesel engines is approved against the technically challenging Mercedes-Benz MB 229.511, BMW LL-042 low- SAPS specifications.
It is formulated especially for use in diesel engine vehicles using diesel particulate filter (DPF) technology.
Its low-SAPS formulation helps to protect DPF systems from plugging.
1 May be used in Mercedes-Benz diesel engines with or without a diesel particulate filter
2 May be used in gasoline engines in the EU, Norway, Switzerland and Liechtenstein.
Specifications, Approvals & Recommendations
- ACEA C3
- API SN
- BMW LL-04
- MB-Approval 229.51
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.