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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 109755294, Entry date: 01/29/2018

SIMOGEAR, 2KJ1/2KJ3: Oil specification on rating plates

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Which oil has been used for the gear unit?

Example of rating plate information

Oil specification according to rating plate: 6.3L OIL CLP VG 220

 6.3 L Oil quantity  Gear unit Z89
 CLP Oil quality acc. to DIN 51517
 VG220 ISO viscosity grade at 40°C acc. to DIN 51519



The following texts are commonly found on rating plates.

 CLP ISO VG 220 Mineral oil with a viscosity of 220 mm²/s (cSt)
 CLP PAO ISO VG 220 PAO oil with a viscosity of 220 mm²/s (cSt)
 CLP PG ISO VG 460 PG oil with a viscosity of 460 mm²/s (cSt)
 CLP E ISO VG 220 Bio-based ester oil with a viscosity of 220 mm²/s (cSt)
 CLP PHY ISO VG 460 PHY oil with a viscosity of 460 mm²/s (cSt)

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