MAK CD 20W-40



SAE Grade  20W-40


These oils are formulated with high quality detergents that minimize engine deposits due to excellent sludge and varnish control.


This is recommended for use in naturally aspirated, supercharged and turbo charged diesel engines operating round the clock and under heavy loads in applications such as stationary DG-sets, off-highway, construction equipment, earthmoving equipment.
SAE 10W grade is also recommended for use in certain earthmoving equipment as Transmission oil..

 Performance Benefits

  • Good oxidation and thermal stability
  • The multigrade version is suitable for all seasons and helps in reducing oil consumption
  • Minimizes engine deposits

 Performance Level

  • API CD / CF
  • IS 13656 : 2002 Type EDL2 & EPL1
  • US MIL-L-45199B
  • UK DEF 2101D
  • Caterpillar series 3


Characteristics IS 1448 Typical Figures
Appearance Clear & Bright
Colour, Visual Observation Brown
Density @15°C, gm/ml P:16 0.8877
K.V at 100° C, cSt P:25 14.0
Viscosity Index P:56 116
Flash Point, (COC), °C P:69 228
Pour Point, °C P:10 -21
Copper Corrosion @ 100° C for 3hrs P:1 1a


Health and Safety

These oils are not hazardous under normal use conditions. For further guidance appropriate Material Safety Data Sheet can be referred.