Mobilgrease™ MP 3


Mobilgrease MP 3 is a high quality, multipurpose, NLGI 3 grade, lithium grease based on an ISO VG 160 mineral oil. It is formulated to provide added protection against rusting and water washout in general purpose automotive applications at moderate temperatures and loads.

Features and Benefits

Mobilgrease MP 3 has a long history of proven performance in general purpose automotive applications and provides the following benefits:

  • Wide operating temperature range
  • Good resistance to water washout
  • Extra protection against rust and corrosion
  • Excellent structural stability
  • Lead, chlorine and nitrite free


Mobilgrease MP 3 is recommended for the lubrication of automotive chassis components, wheel bearings, clutch bearings, universal joints and ball joints of steering and suspension systems of passenger cars, trucks, farm tractors and most other types of mobile equipment operating under moderate conditions. The recommended operating temperature range of Mobilgrease MP 3 is -20ºC to 120ºC. In applications where heavy or shock loading is a factor, extreme pressure greases are preferred.

Typical Properties

Mobilgrease MP 3 Test Method Unit
NLGI Grade ASTM D 217 3
Soap Type Lithium
Color Visual Medium Brown
Structure Visual Smooth
Penetration, Worked ASTM D 217 0.1 mm 235
Dropping Point ASTM D 2265 ºC 180
Viscosity of Oil @ 40ºC ASTM D 445 cSt 160