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
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.
Which are listed in the current MB BeVo. Only listed products are tested and approved by Mercedes-Benz.
Rear axle gear oils for aluminium rear axle: Model 166, 167, 172, 205, 213, 222, 238, 253, 257, 292
Front axle gear "Normal compensation": Model 205, 207, 212,213, 218, 222, 253