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Castrol Syntrax Universal Plus 75W-90 - Universal Fluid for manual transmissions

Castrol Syntrax Universal Plus 75W-90 - Universal Fluid for manual transmissions and axles - 1815

 

DESCRIPTION

Castrol Syntrax Universal Plus 75W-90 is a full synthetic multipurpose manual transmission and final drive lubricant. It may be used in synchronised manual transmissions and final drives/differentials of a wide range of vehicles (commercial vehicle, construction equipment, passenger cars) where API GL-4 or API GL-5 fluids are required and it carries a number of approvals.

 

ADVANTAGES

  • A single product for transmissions and final drives reducing inventory and the potential for misapplication
  • Excellent low temperature fluidity provides improved shift quality and wear protection in cold conditions and improves fuel efficiency.
  • Superior high temperature stability and excellent wear protection even in the most arduous conditions prolongs equipment life and allows for extended drain intervals.
  • Full compatibility with conventional mineral oils and seals allows this product to be used in a wide range of applications.

 

PRODUCT PERFORMANCE CLAIMS

  • API GL-4/ GL-5/ MT-1
  • SAE J2360
  • MAN M 3343 S, MAN 341 E3
  • MB-Approval 235.8
  • Scania STO 1:0
  • ZF TE-ML 02B, 05B, 12B, 16F, 17B, 19C, 21B
  • Eaton Transmissions (Europe) approved for 300.000 km drain
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Castrol Syntrans Transaxle 75W-90 - Manual Transmission Fluid - 1818

Castrol Syntrans Transaxle 75W-90 - Manual Transmission Fluid - 1818

 

DESCRIPTION

Castrol Syntrans Transaxle 75W-90* is a full synthetic gear oil designed to provide enhanced EP performance compared with a conventional GL-4 fluid in combination with synchroniser compatibility; it is approved against VW 501.50 and is suitable for use in transaxles, manual gearboxes, transfer boxes and final drives where an API GL-4 lubricant is specified.
(*SAE class according to SAE J306 pre 2005)

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Excellent anti wear/EP and synchroniser performance makes it ideal for use in transaxles.
  • Better protection leads to longer transmission life and performance.
  • Excellent shift quality especially at low temperatures improves driver comfort.
  • Low temperature fluidity improves wear protection at start up and offers the potential for fuel savings.
  • Temperature reduction in operation extends oil and component life and aids fuel efficiency/ emissions reduction.
  • Very good high temperature stability gives excellent transmission cleanliness prolonging the life of lubricant and Transmission

 

PRODUCT PERFORMANCE CLAIMS:

  • API GL-4+
  • VW 501.50
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Castrol ATF Multivehicle - Automatic Transmission Fluid - 1723

Castrol ATF Multivehicle - Automatic Transmission Fluid - 1723

 

 

Description

Castrol ATF Multivehicle is an automatic transmission fluid for use in most Japanese passenger cars which typically have higher anti-shudder performance requirements than European or US designed automatic transmissions. It was designed to meet the Japanese Automobile Standards Organisation performance needs (JASO 1A) which is recognised by most Japanese Automobile Manufacturers.

 

Advantages

Castrol ATF Multivehicle is based on latest high performance additive technology in high quality base stocks to ensure:
Exceptional high temperature protection to effectively resist fluid oxidation (excellent viscosity stability)
Enhanced friction durability for smooth transmission performance to control transmission shudder
Superb low temperature fluidity for cold weather shifting

 

Product Performance Claims:

  • JASO 1A

Suitable for use where one of the following specifications is needed:

  • Aisin Warner JWS 3309
  • Toyota Type T, T-II, T-III, T-IV
  • Jatco Automatic Transmission
  • Nissan Matic Fluid C, D, J
  • Mitsubishi Diamond SP-II, SP-III
  • Suzuki ATF Oil and ATF Oil Special
  • Mazda ATF D-III and ATF M-3
  • Daihatsu Alumix ATF Multi
  • Honda ATF Z-1 (not for CVT-transmissions)
  • Subaru ATF
  • Hyundai
  • Kia
  • GM
  • Daewoo
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Castrol Transmax Dex III Multivehicle - Automatic Transmission Fluid - 1713

Castrol Transmax Dex III Multivehicle - Automatic Transmission Fluid - 1713

 

Automatic Transmission Fluid

 

Description

Castrol Transmax Dex III Multivehicle is designed for use in GM automatic transmissions pre 2005 and Ford automatic transmissions built between 1983 and 1996 where Dexron® (II or III) or Mercon are required. This product is approved for use in Allison heavy duty transmissions against TES 389. It is also approved for use in a wide range of european heavy duty automatic transmissions. It may be used in some power steering units. NB: Do not use where MERCON® V, MERCON® SP or DEXRON® VI is required.

 

Advantages

  • Multiple manufacturer approvals make it suitable for wide ranging use.
  • It is specifically formulated for high thermal stability and resistance to oxidation which protects against the formation of deposits and oil thickening prolonging the life of components and lubricant.
  • Optimised friction characteristics provide smooth shifting and efficient power transfer.
  • High viscosity index provides a stable viscosity over a wide temperature range for effective protection of transmissions and operation of power steering units

 

Product Performance Claims

  • Allison C4
  • Allison TES 389
  • Ford Mercon
  • GM Dexron IIIH
  • MAN 339 Z1, V1
  • MB-Approval 236.9
  • Voith H55.6335.xx
  • Volvo 97340
  • Volvo 97341
  • ZF TE-ML 04D, 14A, 17C
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Castrol Syntrans Z Longlife 75W-80 - Manual Transmission Fluid - 1819

Castrol Syntrans Z Longlife 75W-80 - Manual Transmission Fluid - 1819

 

DESCRIPTION

Castrol Syntrans Z Long Life 75W-80 is a full synthetic SAE 75W-80 fluid developed specifically to meet ZF extended drain intervals requirements (500.000 km) and is approved for use in all ZF commercial manual and automated manual transmissions. It can be recommended in other manual transmissions requiring API GL-4 and is particularly suitable for severe applications where loads and temperatures are higher

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Excellent frictional characteristics with carbon, sinter bronze and molybdenum synchronisers provides improved shift quality and extends component life.
  • Temperature reduction in operation extends the life of the oil and components aiding extended drain intervals and reducing downtime and repair costs.
  • Provides excellent low temperature fluidity giving improved protection and smooth gear shifts at low temperatures.
  • Excellent thermal and oxidative stability extends the life of transmission and lubricant extending drain intervals and reducing service needs.
  • Excellent wear and EP performance provides protection to components under high loads extending component life and reducing maintenance costs.

 

PRODUCT PERFORMANCE CLAIMS

  • API GL-4
  • MAN 341 Z5
  • ZF TE-ML 01E, 02E, 16P
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Castrol Syntrax Longlife 75W-90 - Axle fluid (Multivehicle) - 1820

Castrol Syntrax Longlife 75W-90 - Axle fluid (Multivehicle) - 1820

 

Castrol Syntrax™ Longlife 75W-90 is a full synthetic multigrade final drive lubricant. It is Castrol’s prime recommendation for final drives in heavy commercial vehicles, and is approved by MAN, Scania and ZF. Specially designed and approved by BMW for use in all BMW final drives fitted with conventional (non limited slip) differentials.

 

Applications

Castrol Syntrax Longlife 75W-90 is Castrol’s prime recommendation for final drives in heavy commercial vehicles, and is approved by MAN, Scania and ZF. Specially designed and approved by BMW for use in all BMW final drives fitted with conventional (non limited slip) differentials.

 

Specifications

  • API GL-5

OEM Approvals:

  • MAN 342 Typ S1
  • Scania STO 1:0
  • ZF TE-ML TE-ML 05B, TE-ML 12B, TE-ML 17B, TE-ML 19C, TE-ML 21B
  • BMW (Non LS Rear Axles)

 

Advantages

  • Fuel savings and reduced emissions due to balanced viscometric and frictional characteristics.
  • Superior low temperature fluidity pumpability helps ensure optimum protection at start up under all conditions.
  • Excellent thermal and oxidative stability provides final drive and differential cleanliness which permits extended drain and decreased servicing.
  • Optimal anti-wear, extreme pressure performance at all ambient temperatures and load conditions.
  • Excellent temperature reduction and shear stability enhance final drive performance and helping extend component life.
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Castrol Syntrax Limited Slip 75W-140 - Axle Fluid for Limited Slip Differentials

Castrol Syntrax Limited Slip 75W-140 - Axle Fluid for Limited Slip Differentials - 1821

 

DESCRIPTION

Castrol Syntrax Limited Slip 75W-140 is a full synthetic hypoid gear oil formulated for use in both conventional and limited slip differentials. It has demonstrated outstanding performance in competition vehicles employing limited slip differentials. It is approved for use in the high performance BMW-M Series and Mercedes Benz AMG limited slip differentials.

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Reduces noise and vibrations in the axle.
  • Excellent shear stability maintaining performance over the life of the lubricant.
  • Exceptional stability at high temperatures extending the life of lubricant and axle.
  • Effective wear resistance ensures protection under high loads and prevents damage to components.
  • Very good low temperature fluidity properties increases protection at start up.

 

PRODUCT PERFORMANCE CLAIMS:

  • API GL-5
  • MB-Approval 235.61
  • ZF TE-ML 05D, 12D, 16G, 21D
  • BMW LS Rear Axles
  • Recommended for Nissan GTR limited slip axles

 

Pack sizes available - 12x1ltr, 20ltr

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Castrol Syntrax Universal 80W-90 - Universal fluid for manual transmissions and

Castrol Syntrax Universal 80W-90 - Universal fluid for manual transmissions and axles - 1823

 

Castrol Syntrax Universal 80W-90 is a part-synthetic SAE 80W-90 multipurpose manual transmission and final drive lubricant. It is particularly recommended for use in highly loaded final drives and differentials of commercial vehicles where API GL-5 performance is required and it carries a number of approvals. Additionally it may be used in synchronised manual transmissions requiring API GL-4 or GL-5 fluids.

 

Advantages:

  • A single product for transmissions and final drives reducing inventory and the potential for misapplication
  • High temperature stability gives superior performance and extended drain potential.
  • Proven performance as a problem solver in differentials operating in hot climates under arduous conditions.
  • Optimised synchroniser performance gives smooth gear shifting at all temperatures.
  • High shear stability maintains performance over the life of the lubricant.
  • Excellent wear protection particularly at high temperatures extends component life and reduces maintenance costs

 

Product Performance Claims:

  • API GL-4/GL-5
  • MAN 341 Typ E2 M 3343 Typ M
  • MB-Approval 235.0
  • Scania STO 1:0
  • ZF - TE-ML 02B
  • ZF - TE-ML 05A
  • ZF - TE-ML 12E
  • ZF - TE-ML 16C
  • ZF - TE-ML 17B
  • ZF - TE-ML 19B
  • ZF - TE-ML 21A

 

Pack sizes available - 20ltr, 208ltr, bulk delivery

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Castrol Universal 75W-90 - Universal Fluid for manual transmissions and axles -

Castrol Universal 75W-90 - Universal Fluid for manual transmissions and axles - 1827

 

Castrol Universal 75W-90 is a multipurpose gear lubricant for use in both synchronised manual transmissions and final drives and differentials where either API GL-4 or API GL-5 are specified.

 

Advantages:

  • A single product for transmissions and final drives reducing inventory and the potential for misapplication
  • High temperature stability gives superior performance and extended drain potential.
  • Optimised synchroniser performance gives smooth gear shifting at all temperatures.
  • Excellent wear protection extends component life and reduces maintenance costs

 

Pack sizes available - 12x1ltr, 20ltr, 208ltr drums

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Castrol Hypoy LS 85W140 - Automotive Limited Slip Gear Oil - 1846

Castrol Hypoy LS 85W140 - Automotive Limited Slip Gear Oil - 1846

 

Castrol Hypoy LS is a mineral oil based SAE 85W-140 extreme pressure gear lubricant designed to cope with the special friction characteristics of limited slip differentials and associated hypoid gears.

 

Application

Castrol Hypoy LS has been particularly developed for use in limited slip rear axles fitted to high performance cars.

 

Hypoy LS can be used where the following performance standards are specified:

  • API Service GL5

 

Pack sizes available - 208ltr drums

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