Mobil 1™ ESP Formula 5W-30

Advanced Full Synthetic Engine Oil

Product Description

Mobil 1™ ESP Formula 5W-30 is an advanced performance synthetic engine oil designed to help provide exceptional cleaning power, wear protection and overall performance. Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 has been expertly engineered to help prolong the life and maintain the efficiency of emission systems in both diesel and gasoline powered automobiles. Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 meets or exceeds the requirements of many leading industry and car manufacturers' standards required for newer modern diesel and gasoline powered passenger car engines.


Features and Potential Benefits

Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 is made with a proprietary blend of leading edge components formulated to be fully compatible with the latest Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF's) and Gasoline Catalytic Converters (CAT's). Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 has been designed to help deliver outstanding performance and protection in conjunction with fuel economy benefits. Key features and potential benefits include:

FeaturesAdvantages and Potential Benefits
Low Ash ContentHelps to reduce particulate build up in Diesel Particulate Filters
Low Sulphur and Phosphorous contentHelps to reduce poisoning of Gasoline Catalytic Converters
Active cleaning agentsHelps to reduce deposits and sludge build-up to enable long and clean engine life
Outstanding thermal and oxidation stabilityHelps to reduce oil aging allowing extended drain interval protection
Low oil consumptionLess hydrocarbon pollution
Enhanced frictional propertiesAids fuel economy
Excellent low temperature capabilitiesQuick cold weather starting and ultra fast protection
Helps to extend engine life


Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 is recommended for all types of modern automobile engines, especially the high-performance gasoline and diesel engines found in the latest passenger cars, SUVs and light vans.

  •      *Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 is especially suitable for extreme conditions, where conventional oil often may not perform.
  •       *It is not recommended for 2-Cycle or aviation engines, unless specifically approved by the manufacturer.

Specifications and Approvals

Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 has the following builder approvals: 
BMWLonglife 04
Volkswagen (Gasoline / Diesel)504 00 / 507 00
Peugeot/Citroën AutomobilesB71 2290
B71 2297


Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 meets or exceeds the requirements of: 
API (Meets Engine Test Requirements)SM / SN


According to ExxonMobil, Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 is of the following quality level: 
Volkswagen (Gasoline)502 00 / 503 00 / 503 01
Volkswagen (Diesel)505 00 / 505 01 / 506 00 / 506 01
All VW engines with the exception of Unit-Injector / Pump-Duse TDI without LongLife Service and without DPF between 1999-2003 and R5/V10-TDi before model year 2006


Typical Properties

Mobil 1 ESP Formula 5W-30 
SAE Grade5W-30
Viscosity, cSt (ASTM D445) 
@ 40ºC72.8
@ 100ºC12.1
Viscosity Index164
Sulphated Ash, wt% (ASTM D874)0.6
HTHS Viscosity, mPa•s @ 150 ºC (ASTM D4683)3.58
Pour Point, ºC (ASTM D97)-45
Flash Point, ºC (ASTM D92)254
Density @ 15.6 ºC, g/ml (ASTM D4052)0.850