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Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by Ash92, May 15, 2013.

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    Does any one no what oil i need i have a audi a4 2.0tdi 140bhp S line. I cant get hold of the bloke i bought it of to find out and i need to do a 70 mile trip. And my min light has just popped on about 5 mile ago. Cheers in advance
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    More than likely 5w30, castrol edge is the best to use tbh.

    Was this a recent purchase car or a while back, if recent then did you do a level check before purchasing, reason I ask is if its dropped so quick then that's a little concerning.
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    [May 15, 2013]
    As said....5-30
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    I bought it middle of march and i have roughly done 2.5k miles and it was bang on between the min max level is this normal?
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    Just topup & see how you go for the next few weeks.
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    Check it on the dipstick. The oil level sensors can become faulty, it's fairly common. To reset the sensor just open the bonnet up and then close it.
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