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3.2 Oil Grade

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by edition, Jul 14, 2010.

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    Hi,

    Thinking of doing an interim oil change on my car. Does anyone know what spec. it needs to be?

    I want to get some today and don't have the book with me.


    Cheers :)
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    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    Hiya Jonathan,

    Ive just had an oil change and had quantum platinum oil put in.
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    I,ve read that Tescos and Cost-Co have a deal on mobil one atm. so was going to sling some of that in.... Don't know what grade it was do you? I;. guessing Fully Synth. 0W-40? or is it thinner?
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    paddy Audi=No fault code, no idea

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    Mobil 1 !!Best oil you can get mate. 0W-40 should be fine. Mobil 1 New Life 0W-40 is the long life equivalent of the vag spec VW 503 00
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