Castrol® will soon be debuting Transmax® Manual E 75W-90. This product is the next generation in synthetic transmission fluids. It is targeted at heavy duty commercial vehicle transmissions and will carry the new Eaton PS-386 approval, which supersedes PS-164, rev 7.
The new Transmax Manual E 75W-90 is designed for fuel efficiency and provides excellent protection from corrosion, foaming, rust, and wear and offers extended-drain capabilities up to 500,000 miles.
Transmax Manual E 75W-90 will be approved for use in Eaton transmissions such as Ultrashift Plus, Fuller Advantage, FR and RT Series. Additional specifications for the product will include Mack TO-A Plus, International TMS-6816, Meritor O-81, and API MT-1.
Castrol’s current PS-164 approved fluid, Syngear CD 50, will continue to be available until the latter part of 2017.
We will provide more details about the launch date for Transmax Manual E 75W-90 very soon… please be on the lookout.