Hypoid Gear Oil (GL5) SAE 85W-90

Mineral low-viscosity hypoid gear oil. For vehicles with tried and tested transmission technology. Even under the most difficult conditions and during large temperature fluctuations, it ensures flawless aggregate functioning. Provides a stable lubricating film. Provides great lubrication security along with ideal wear protection.

Available pack sizes

1L Can plastic (Part No. 8968)

Technical Data Sheet

Intended use

For highly stressed vehicle transmissions without limited-slip differentials, especially axle drives with hypoid gears. Comply with the vehicle or aggregate manufacturer’s instructions.


  • excellent viscosity/temperature properties
  • minimizes wear
  • does not attack common sealing materials
  • reduces running noise
  • high pressure-absorption capability
  • excellent resistance to aging

Specifications and approvals:

API GL5 ; MAN 342 Typ M1 ; MB-Freigabe 235.0 ; MIL-L 2105 D ; ZF TE-ML 16C ; ZF TE-ML 17B ; ZF TE-ML 19B ; ZF TE-ML 21A

Areas of application

During selection, keep to the viscosity class stipulated by the transmission manufacturer. Miscible with all branded gear oils. Fully effective only when used alone. Only use in manual transmissions for which API GL5 oils have been stipulated.


For high-load motor vehicle transmissions, particularly axle drives with hypoid gearing.