About this Manufacturer:
Motul is a worldwide lubricants manufacturer that is a mainstay amongst most motoring enthusiasts and racing teams. Motul Oils are developed in extreme conditions, like motor racing, to ensure that their knowledge and experience filter down into every quart of oil. Motul is constantly inventing new processes and technologies to improve the quality of their products, thereby invoking their pioneering spirit.
With a worldwide following and a reputation for sheer excellence, the men and women at Motul have a responsibility to their customers. The company's sheer enthusiasm for developing high quality motor-oils allows them not only to field this enthusiasm, but to revel at the challenge.
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TYPE OF USE PERFORMANCES STANDARDS APPROVALS ACEA A3 / B3 / B4 API SL / CF VW 502 00 - 505 00 Mercedes Benz page 229.3 6100 Synergie+ 10W-40 Gasoline and Diesel engine oil Technosynthese Specially designed for powerful and recent cars, powered by large displacement engine, turbo Diesel, direct injection, or gasoline engines with injection and catalytic converter. Suitable for all types of gasoline or Diesel engines, using leaded or unleaded gasoline, Diesel fuel, and LPG. Worldwide innovation : Motul 6100 Synergie+ 10W-40 is the first lubricant in the world Mb 229.3 approved with 10W-40 viscosity grade. . * The MB 229.3 standard is more stringent than 229.1 in terms of ageing resistance (extended drain interval : computer on board ) and requests fuel economy performance : 1.2% fuel economy improvement versus a 15W-40 reference * The ACEA B4 performance requires an outstanding detergent/dispersant power and a better viscosity increase resistance due to soot produced by Direct Injection Diesel engines (excep VW unit injector engines that require MOTUL Specific 505.01 5W-40) SAE 10W-40 viscosity grade is fully suitable for recent gasoline and Diesel engines. The reinforced synthetic base stock provides very high lubricating power which reduces frictions decreases the volatility and ensures resistance to very high temperatures reached in modern engines. Anti-oxidation, Anti-wear, Anti-corrosion, Anti-foam properties. RECOMMENDATIONS Drain interval : according to manufacturers'recommendations and tune to your own use. Can be mixed with synthetic or mineral oils. PROPERTIES Viscosity grade Density at 15°C (59°F) Viscosity at 100°C (212°F) Viscosity at 40°C (104°F) Viscosity index Pour point Flash point TBN SAE J 300 ASTM D1298 ASTM D445 ASTM D445 ASTM D2270 ASTM D97 ASTM D92 ASTM D 2896 10W-40 0.862 15.0 mm2/s 100.0 mm2/s 157 -30°C / -22°F 230°C / 446°F 8.6 mg KOH/g