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    Default Could anyone recomend me a decent engine oil

    Hi, i need to change the oil on my 1.9cdti & i've currently got Carlube fully synthetic in but the car doesn't sound very smooth. just wondered wat i could replace it with ?. Castrol edge turbo diesel 0W30 possibly ?.

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    nothing wrong with the vx stuff ive always used the vx oil and its cheaper too lol
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    we use mobil 1 5w 30 in the workshop

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    I use Mobil 1 0W-40 supersynth (£32 for 5 litres in asda)

    Some of the best oil money can buy

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    dont matter what oil you use the cdti upto around 07-08 always sounds like a bag of poo!.

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    I use the vx 5w30 , no probs with that and good price on tradeclub
    Cheers Pete

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