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Shell Caprinus XR 40 Railroad and Marine Engine Oil - 55 Gallon Drum

SKU 550022409

Original Price $1,178.18 - Original Price $1,178.18
Original Price
$1,178.18 - $1,178.18
Current Price $1,178.18

Shell Caprinus SAE 40 is a high performance, chlorine- and zinc-free marine and railroad engine oil. It's specially formulated to produce clean and optimally-running engines. It is recommended for 2-cycle and 4-cycle diesel engines and similar diesel engines that are used either as main or auxiliary engines. It can also be used in stationary engines when you need the performance of API CF and API CD rated oils. This oil is also available in bulk. If you're looking for multigrade oil, see our XR SAE 20W-40 viscosity grade oil.

Shell Caprinus XR are premium quality, zinc-free, and chlorine-free railroad and marine engine oils with an established history of providing outstanding engine cleanliness. Caprinus XR oils are available in SAE 40 and SAE 20W-40 viscosity grades.

55 Gallon Drum - Also avaible in BULK.

Formulated with a unique Shell additive system that is both zinc free and chlorine free Provide excellent engine cleanliness, especially engine top decks Provide superior in service retention of Total Base Number (TBN). (Note: EMD and General Electric, as well as the LMOA, recognize that new oil TBN is not an indicator of an oil's performance and do not include TBN in their oil specifications) Provide extended oil drain interval capability Multigrade Caprinus XR 20W-40 contains a shear-stable viscosity index improver additive that provides reduced oil consumption and better fuel economy, allows for longer oil drain intervals through control of used oil viscosity increase in severe applications & provides better lubrication and oil flow at low temperatures and during engine warm-up̴Ì_


  • recommended for medium speed two-cycle and four-cycle diesel engines, including:
  • EMD
  • Fairbanks-Morse
  • General Electric
  • ALCO
  • other similar diesel engines used as auxiliary or main engines in marine service or as switching locomotives
  • stationary engines requiring oils with API CF and API CD (obsolete) level performance Approvals and Recommendations
  • ElectroMotive Division of General Motors (EMD)
  • General Electric as Generation 4 Long Life Oils
  • Locomotive Maintenance Officers Association (LMOA)
  • Generation 5
  • API CF
  • API CD (obsolete)

Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Richard M.
My costumer.

I bought this oil for resale to my customer. They had bought it elsewhere, and told me that it’s the only oil that they want.

Donna G.
Great Price and Promp Service

Product was delivered in a timely manner. Service much appreciated.

Marie D.

Everything was fine except it was not delivered to the address I requested so I had to go pick it up. Thanks.

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