Better engine performance Shell Helix HX7 removes up to 39% more sludge than Shell Helix HX5.
Longer protection thanks to enhanced oxidisation resistance Shell Helix HX7 provides up to 24% more protection than Shell Helix HX5.
Active cleansing and protection for your car
Shell Helix HX7 motor oil uses special active cleansing agents to help engines operate efficiently. In studies by an independent agency, drivers said that their cars felt more responsive after a Shell Helix HX7 oil change.
The oil in a clean engine can flow quickly to where it is needed, ensuring the engine is better protected. The excellent cleaning power and shear and oxidation stability of Shell Helix HX7 mean that it goes on delivering its benefits from one oil change to the next.
Shell Helix HX7 is specifically formulated for fuel-injection gasoline engines that are fitted with catalytic converters and blow-by-gas recirculation. The oil meets vehicle manufacturers’ specifications and severe-service applications, and has formulations for different fuels, engines and environmental conditions.
Specifications and approvals
Because lubricants vary in quality, universal criteria are used to describe oil performance and usage. Shell Helix motor oils not only meet these increasingly demanding international specifications but usually surpass them. Shell Helix HX7 exceeds or meets the requirements of these specifications: API SN, CF; ACEA A3,B3,B4; JASO SG+; MB Approval 229.3; VW 502.00, 505.00; Renault RN 0700; Fiat 9.55535-G2 (meets requirements)