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Motul has come out with a press release outlining some information on the "revised" LL-01 spec that their gen2 x-cess 5w-40 product will now meet:
https:/ www.bobistheoilguy.com/ forums/ ubbthreads.php/ topics/ 5409148/ new-motul-lineup /
It appears that Gokhan and a few others are correct on the suspicion that the LL-01 spec has been updated.
8100 x-cess gen 2: https://d23zpyj32c5wn3.cloudfront.net/images/product_descriptions/technical_data_sheets/85036/8100_X-cess_gen2_5W-40_%28GB%29.pdf?1571413084
8100 x-clean gen 2: https://d23zpyj32c5wn3.cloudfront.net/images/product_descriptions/technical_data_sheets/85037/8100_X-clean_gen2_5W-40_%28GB%29.pdf?1571412596 www.motul.com/ us/ en-US/ news/ products-innovation/ motul-difference-xclean-xcess-gen2