Gulf Formula CX 5W-30 is superior performance catalyst compatible passenger car motor oil formulated from finest quality synthetic base stocks and state-of-the-art additive technology meeting mid SAPS (Sulphated Ash, Phosphorous & Sulphur) requirements. It has been specially developed for all modern turbocharged, high output gasoline and diesel engines of passenger cars, SUVs, light vans and trucks requiring ACEA C2/C3 quality oils. It provides exceptional cleaning power and wear protection and minimises deposits in engine & turbocharger leading to superior overall performance.
It meets the requirements of the latest low emission oil specifications of leading car manufacturers like Daimler, VW, GM and BMW.
Features & Benefits
It has been designed to deliver outstanding performance and protection in conjunction with fuel economy benefits.
Latest mid SAPS additive technology prolongs life of after treatment devices used in the latest passenger cars.
Low ash content reduces particulate build-up in diesel particulate filters
Active cleaning agents reduces piston deposits and sludge build-up facilitating cleaner engines.
Excellent low temperature property aids cold start and protects against wear at start-up
All gasoline and diesel engines in MB and Volkswagen cars meeting Euro 5 & prior emission norms and requiring oils meeting MB 229.31/ 229.51/ 229.52 and VW 505 00 and 505 01 quality respectively.
All BMW gasoline and diesel cars fitted with particulate filters requiring BMW Long life-04 quality oils.
Suitable for all diesel and gasoline cars of General Motors requiring GM dexos2TM quality oils
Modern passenger cars, SUVs, light vans & trucks powered by both gasoline and diesel engines requiring API SN and ACEA C2/C3 quality oils.
Meets the following Specifications 5W-30
MB 229.31, GM dexos2TM
Has the following Approvals
API SN, MB-Approval 229.51 and MB-Approval 229.52
Approved according to VW Standard 505 00 and 505 01, BMW Longlife-04
Test Parameters ASTM Method Typical Values
Viscosity @ 100 ºC, cSt D 445 12.1
Viscosity Index D 2270 165
Flash Point, ºC D 92 236
Pour Point, ºC D 97 -39
TBN, mg KOH/g D 2896 8.1
Density @ 15ºC, Kg/l D 1298 0.854
Sulphated Ash, %wt D 874 0.78
Phosphorus, %wt D 4047/ICP 0.074