RAVENOL HCL 5W-30 Engine Oil

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RAVENOL HCL 5W-30 Engine Oil is a fully synthetic engine oil with CleanSynto® technology, specially formulated to minimize friction wear and fuel consumption, whilst offering excellent cold start capabilities. It has full OEM approval from Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Volkswagen. It is a versatile, fuel-efficient engine oil for both petrol and diesel engines with and without turbo-charging and direct injection. It is also suitable for extended oil change intervals where recommended by the vehicle manufacturer.


  • API SL
  • API CF
  • ACEA A3/B4
OEM Approvals
  • Mercedes-Benz MB 229.5
  • BMW Longlife-01
  • VW 502 00
  • VW 505 00
Meets/ Exceeds Requirements
  • BMW Longlife-01 FE
  • Volkswagen VW 501 01 

RAVENOL HCL 5W-30 Engine Oil offers:

  • Fuel saving capabilities under partial and full load operation
  • A very stable viscosity
  • Excellent shear stability to prolong fluid life
  • Very good cold starting properties
  • A safe lubricant film at very high operating temperatures
  • Excellent detergent and dispersant properties
  • Very good wear and corrosion protection
  • Very low foaming tendency
  • Long service life through high oxidation stability
  • Catalyst compatible
Data Sheets

Technical Product Data

Property Unit Data Audit
Density at 20 °C kg/m³ 850,0 EN ISO 12185
Colour   braun VISUELL
Viscosity at 100 °C mm²/s 12,2 DIN 51562-1
Viscosity at 40 °C mm²/s 72,3 DIN 51562-1
Viscosity Index VI   168 DIN ISO 2909
HTHS Viscosity at 150 °C mPa*s 3,57 ASTM D5481
CCS Viscosity at -30 °C mPa*s 5591 ASTM D5293
Low Temp. Pumping viscosity (MRV) at -35 °C mPa*s 24.100 ASTM D4684
Pourpoint °C -39 DIN ISO 3016
Noack Volatility % M/M 8,6 ASTM D5800
Flashpoint °C 238 DIN EN ISO 2592
tbn mg KOH/g 10,2 ASTM D2896
Sulphated Ash %wt. 1,31 DIN 51575

All indicated data are approximate values and are subject to the commercial fluctuations.


Please note that the technical data is correct at the time of writing, Ravenol are continuously updating product specifications. Therefore, please refer to the 'Download PDF' and 'Safety Data sheet' links above for up-to-date information.

Customer Reviews (5)
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5 Reviews:

Best engine oil
09 July 2023  | 

Engine runs smoother than before and i feel safe to use Ravenol.

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Hi Daniel, thank you for your review! We're glad to hear the engine is running purrr-fectly.

09 June 2022  | 

Best oil engine

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Can't go wrong with it!
20 May 2022  | 

Only using this oil each time. I would try the top one but i'm changing oil every 5000 miles! Engine is N43B20A BMW. Perfect product for me and my engine!

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Ravenol HCL 5W30
29 September 2019  | 

I used this oil for my wife Kia Ceed, all good, engine sound a bit more quiet, switched from Shell AG oil, all good for another 10k miles.

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Thank you for switching to RAVENOL. We're very happy you noticed an improvement.

28 October 2017  | 


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