Shell Rimula R6 M Pail


Proven to provide exceptional wear protection1 and improved piston cleanliness2

Shell Rimula R6 M provides:

  • Wear Protection: 20% improved Ring wear protection and 40% improved linear wear protection1
  • Provides significantly improved piston cleanliness2
  • Excellent Acid & Corrosion Control: Demonstrated a reduction in lead corrosion of more than 97%3
  • Protection at low Temperatures : Up to 80% better4 at minimising filter plugging with pressure drops across the filter


SAE viscosity grade: 10W-40 

ACEA: E7, E4; API: CI-4; Caterpillar: ECF-2; Cummins: CES 20078; Deutz: DQC IV-10; MAN: M3377; MB-Approval 228.5; Volvo: VDS-3; MTU: Category 3; Renault trucks: RLD-2; JASO: DH-1; IVECO T3 E4 (Meets)

The product specifications listed above may vary from time to time and may not all be available for sale in your specific country. To obtain a specific recommendation for your vehicle from our product portfolio, please use our free online oil recommendation tool, Shell Lubematch

1 Compared to the ACEA E7-12 limit as measured in the Mak T12 EGR test
2 Compared to the API CI-4 limit as measured in the caterpillar 1k engine test.
3 Compared with the API CI-4 and Cummins 20078 limits., as measured in the Cummins high- temperature corrosion bench test
4 Compared with the Cummins 20081 limit

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