Shell Spirax S3 AX 85W-140 - 1 Litre

£15.60 £13.00
You are buying the ORIGINAL SHELL OIL rebottled into one of our bottles

This oil is purchased in bulk from one of Shell's authorised distributors. We decant the oil into bottles ourselves for sale in smaller quantities. The plastic bottle, cap and label are not original Shell items. The original Shell batch numbers are included on the label to provide traceability to the manufacturing batch.


Shell Spirax S3 AX 85W-140 is a high performance, API GL-5 gear and axle oil for moderate to heavily loaded on and off-road driveline applications requiring SAE 85W-140 oil.

High performance fluid for API GL-5 applications that may require SAE 85W-140, 140 or 80W-140 fluids. May be used in some SAE 75W-140 applications where low temperature performance is not needed.

Automotive gearboxes, differentials and hypoid gear sets in motorcycle, passenger car, commercial vehicles, off-road construction and agricultural equipment.

Previous Names/Substitutions

  • Shell Spirax AX 85W-140
  • Shell Spirax MT 85W-140 (Substituted)
  • Shell Rotella HD Gear Lube 85W-140 (Substituted)


  • API Service Classification : GL-5
  • MAN: 342 Type M1
  • ZF TE-ML: 07A, 16D, 21A
  • US Military MIL-L-2105D

Please check your owners handbook/service manual for the correct oil specified and ensure you are buying the correct grade of oil for your vehicle.

If your owners handbook/service manual specifies a grade of oil that you are finding it difficult to get, then please do get in touch, as we may be able to source it and add it to our stock list.

More Information
HS Code (Customs)2710198700
Viscosity85W-140 (SAE J 306)
Country of ManufactureFrance
Density (kg/m3)910
Base Oil TypeMineral Oil