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    what type off oil

    what is the best oil for my 2001 a4 2.5tdi v6.have heard a few story's about people using the wrong oil with devastating outcome.

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    The oil spec is in the handbook.

    The 'wrong' oil applies mainly to the 1.8T's where the mix of mineral and synthetic can cause the oil pick up to block.
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    i use castrol edge 5w30, had no problems
    2.5tdi Avant Q S 180 - 19" RS6 reps - chrome mirrors - ambient light package - cruise and dis retrofit - chrome side repeaters - front sline lowr conversion with cupra r splitter - rear lower valance with twin cut outs and exhaust tips - rs4 rear antiroll bar - puddle and footwell lights - sline door blades - fully colour coded - b8 autodimming mirror on custom window adapter - geuine aero wiper upgrade - genuine heated mirror upgrade

 

 

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