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what oil should i use and how much/pollen filter question too

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by geordiegooner, Sep 15, 2013.

  1. geordiegooner
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    hi guys
    probably been asked millions of times but been a newbie i'll ask again.

    I have a 54 plate (pk54vhx) a3 1.9tdi sportback bkc engine what oil should I use pd? and how much for the service,also I found a old receipt for a pollen filter where does it go if mine is fitted with one.

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    Castrol edge 5w30 usually.

    Pollen filter goes above passenger feet area hidden behind a foam cover & plastic trim that slides to the side then of.
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    is that a pd oil or do I not need pd oil and how much will I need for an oil change 4/5 litres.

    thanks
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    4.8L at the top of my head
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    I have always used 5 40 Vw quantum oil on all pd Tdi engines ! Also its roughly 4.5 ltrs to the top of the dots on the dip stick if your sumps no been off and removed all the oil
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