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what grade oil for a A3 tsfi 1.8t petrol 59 plate

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Quattro Singh, Apr 17, 2013.

  1. Quattro Singh
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    Quattro Singh New Member

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    As above really

    also do these cars use a lot of oil
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    5W 30 grade. yes it drinks quite a bit or a lot.
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    :rtfm:
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    cheers shady
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    Mine uses about 1/2 litre per 3k miles.
    But every engine is different with consumption as much as 1 litre / 500 miles!!!

    Sump will require 4.5 litrs of oil if filter changed at same time.
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