Taro 40 XL SAE 40

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Taro 40 XL

SAE 40 Marine & Stationary Diesel Engine Oil

High alkaline reserve (40 Base Number) trunk piston engine oil (TPEO) designed for use in high specific output medium-speed trunk piston engines burning residual fuels (over 4.5% sulfur). Particularly suited to high load factor operations in marine or stationary service and where heavy residual fuels with high asphaltene content (vis broken residue) are used.

Pack Sizes: 1000L  205L  

Caltex Product Code: 2735

Applications

  • Medium-speed trunk piston engines including latest designs in stationary power generation, especially in high load factor operations.

  • Medium-speed trunk piston engines in marine service.

See Product Data Sheet for Service Considerations.

Performance Standards

Approved by major manufacturers for use in their medium-speed engines.

Typical Characteristics

SAE Grade API ACEA Density
@ 15°C
kg/L
Pour
Point
°C
Flash
Point
°C*
Viscosity
cSt @
40°C
Viscosity
cSt @
100°C
VI BN
mgKOH/g
D2896
Sulfated
Ash
%m
40 0.911 -18 240 139 14.0 97 40 4.8

Typical Characteristics

SAE Grade: 40

API: –

ACEA: –

Density @ 15°C kg/L: 0.911

Pour Point °C: -18

Flash Point °C*: 240

Viscosity cSt @ 40°C: 139

Viscosity cSt @ 100°C: 14.0

VI: 97

BN mgKOH/g D2896: 40

Sulfated Ash %m: 4.8