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    I'm about to change the engine oil for 1.8 sl and the guy at halford's sold me halfords make oil which is £15 for 2 ltr, I see the castrol priced at £15 per litre, just wondering if I should use the halford one afterall??

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    You're going to need more than 2 litres!

    Any synthetic oil is acceptable, as your car is no doubt out of warranty or not covered by one

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    if yours is a petrol i believe the recommended oil is the castrol edge 0w-30w. its expensive tho!

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    The halfords one in the purple bottle is gm approved 5w 30. 2 litres for £15 ish.

    http://www.halfords.com/webapp/wcs/s...egoryId_165581
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    I use titan super ecoflex, 5.30for 900ml its fully synthetic

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    See Vauxhall's website for the recommended oil.


    They recommend 5w/30 fully synth long life oil.

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