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Shell Helix Ultra ECT fully synthetic formulation uses Shell’s most advanced emissions-compatible technology to help gasoline engine exhaust catalysts and keep diesel particulate filters clean and protects it from ash build-up that can block the exhaust system and lead to reduced engine performance.

Helps to protect high-performance engines from power and performance-robbing deposits.

Unsurpassed sludge protection

No other motor oil can keep your engine closer to factory clean1

Developed with special antioxidants

Helps to provide excellent oxidation protection throughout the oil-drain interval.

Low viscosity and low friction

Up to 2.1% greater fuel economy2

Exceptional low-temperature performance

Easier starting in cold weather; faster oil flow for quicker engine warm-up3.

High resistance to mechanical stress

Maintains viscosity and stays in grade throughout the oil-change interval.

Low evaporation formulation

Low oil consumption for less frequent top-up.

Based on Sequence VG sludge test results using 0W-40.

Based on ACEA M 111 fuel economy results vs the industry reference oil.

Compared with higher viscosity oils.

Shell Helix Ultra ECT 0W-30 is suitable for use in vehicles currently using SAE 5W-30 or 10W-30 grades, providing enhanced engine protection and fuel economy1.

1 Applicable to vehicles where an API SN or ACEA C3 oil is required

Specifications, Approvals & Recommendations

  • API SN
  • ACEA C3
  • 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.

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