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Engine Oil/Gearbox Oil?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Murf, Nov 3, 2011.

  1. Murf
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    [Nov 3, 2011]
    Whats the best engine oil and gearbox oil?

    Thanks
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    [Nov 5, 2011]
    Any branded 5w 30 or 5w 40 fully synth engine oil and chenge it every 6000K, I take it your car is a turbo! Not sure about gearbox oil, take a trip to Halfords.

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    [Nov 5, 2011]
    Gearbox and diff oil is 75w-90 semi or full synth

    I just bought 4 litres of Motul gear oil from Opie Oils...now I have the task of trying to change it!
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    [Nov 5, 2011]
    I just bought some shell helix ultra 5w-40 from opie oils as it was on offer!
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