Shell Helix Ultra AB 5W-30
Maximises performance right up to the next oil change.
Shell Helix Ultra AB is the latest generation fully synthetic engine oil designed specifically to meet the needs of all Mercedes-Benz gasoline engines and diesel engines without particulate filters. Approved by Mercedes-Benz for normal and extended service.
Shell Helix Ultra AB is a unique, fully synthetic lubricant containing Shell’s ultimate active cleansing technology to continuously prevent dirt and sludge build-up, maximising engine performance right up to the next oil change.
• Approved by Mercedes-Benz for all engines requiring their specification MB 229.5. Also meets factory fill specification MB 225.10.
Performance Features and Benefits
• Protection Against Wear
Formulated with long life additives and protective agents to ensure maximum engine protection against costly engine wear, even in the toughest driving conditions and harshest climates.
• Shell’s ultimate active cleansing technology.
Five times as effective at removing sludge from dirty engines than a mineral oil.
• Long-term oxidation stability
Up to 37% more protection than other synthetic leading brands tested.
• Longer oil drain intervals
Specially designed to meet the extended oil change requirements of Mercedes engines.
• Specially selected synthetic base oils
Reduces the oil volatility and therefore the oil consumption. The need to top-up is therefore reduced.
• Fuel economy
Exceeds fuel economy requirements of Mercedes-Benz cars.
• High shear stability
To maintain viscosity and stay in grade throughout the oil drain period.
• Minimises vibration and engine noise
Smoother quieter drive.
Specification and Approvals
Helix Ultra AB 5W-30 exceeds the following industry standards:
Mercedes Benz MB 229.5 & 225.10
Advice on applications not covered in this leaflet may be obtained from your Shell Representative.
Health and Safety
Guidance on Health and Safety are available on the appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet that can be obtained from your Shell representative.
Protect the environment
Take used oil to an authorized collection point. Do not discharge into drains, soil or water.
Typical Physical Characteristics
These characteristics are typical of current production. Whilst future production will conform
to Shell's specification, variations in these characteristics may occur.