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    8v s4 oil

    could i use castrol 10w40 oil in my s4 v8
    i know i should use 5w40 but its on special at my local supermarket

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    use what you want its your car
    but if you KNOW you should use 5w/40 dont you think you should use it ?

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    whats the difference between them

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    10W is slightly thicker oil, so when cold it will take a little longer to get round the engine

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    Why run a V8 but worry about the oil on special offer??

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    Check this thread.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Avant4me View Post
    Why run a V8 but worry about the oil on special offer??
    That was my first thought - I think you owe it to your car to run it on what it deserves rather than what the local supermarket has on offer....
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