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    So - what oil do you guys use or recommend for the above car; GM10w40 or GM5-30

    Its a 2001 car

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    GM10w40 semi synthectic fella
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    Yeah thats what I thought Chris.. Although some say that due to the chain oil feed the slightly thinner 5w30 might be better..

    Getting the chain done probabily anyway..

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    cant you get in touch with the pevious owners and see if the chains been done or phone the garages that have serviced the car in the service book and see if one of them have done it
    seems mad spending money if it dosnt need it doing
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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisvectra View Post
    cant you get in touch with the pevious owners and see if the chains been done or phone the garages that have serviced the car in the service book and see if one of them have done it
    seems mad spending money if it dosnt need it doing
    Yeah - thats my plan in the morning.. Will call the VX garage its been at all its life tomorrow morning.. The only one that wasnt VX was the last and that is stamped as just a Lube Service..

    Pretty sure the chains havent been done mind, aparently that Orange nut is a massive tell tail as you get a new one in the chain kit that doesnt turn orange...

    10w40 is what the car has also had all its life (in service book) - so thats cool..

    Off to VX Heathrow to go shopping for bits

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    see the miserable ole git on the counter lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisvectra View Post
    see the miserable ole git on the counter lol
    LOL - you typed what I was thinking!!! hehe..

    Whats the betting at least something is wrong and most isnt in stock - especially if i need a chain kit - lol

    (sorry Mr Grumpy if you are reading this - we are only playing!!)

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    Its the same engine as my 2.2 non direct and the recomended oil is 5W 30 fully synthetic.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AntSSSS View Post
    LOL - you typed what I was thinking!!! hehe..

    Whats the betting at least something is wrong and most isnt in stock - especially if i need a chain kit - lol

    (sorry Mr Grumpy if you are reading this - we are only playing!!)
    you know it fella lol
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    they dont list a cam chain kit in the trade club book fella so it wont be cheap as usual
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