236.81   Automatic transmission fluids (ATF, Specification 236.81)

The following product list should help you to select the correct operating fluid for your vehicle/major assembly from the variety of products in the market.
We are recommending to use exclusively the products listed in the following overview, because only these products have been tested and approved by Mercedes-Benz.
We recommend using only products
  1. which are distinctly marked with the label indicating the approval of Mercedes-Benz, e.g. “MB-Approval 229.51”. Labels referring e.g. to “MB 229.51” don't have an approval of Mercedes-Benz.
  2. Which are listed in the current MB BeVo. Only listed products are tested and approved by Mercedes-Benz.

Application in vehicles/major assemblies refer to Sheet 231.1 (passenger cars, cross-country vehicles) Sheet 231.2 (commercial vehicles)

Select Sheet 
Overview  
Last update: 12/08/2017
Productname Principal
Productname Principal
ARAL Getriebeöl ATF LD Aral Aktiengesellschaft, Hamburg/Deutschland
bp Autran LTF BP p.l.c., LONDON/UNITED KINGDOM
Castrol Transmax ATF Z Castrol Limited, SWINDON/UNITED KINGDOM
Castrol Transmax Z Castrol Limited, SWINDON/UNITED KINGDOM