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    Default Fiesta 1.25 zetec oil type help

    Going to service my wifes fiesta at the weekend, I normally use 5w30 part syn but I have loads of 5w30 full syn will this still be ok ? Don't want to mess up the wifes car or I will be living in the shed.....!

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    Ford have always claimed that special oil was needed for the Zetec engines, but I've no idea why...

    Very much doubt there would be a problem with using 5w30 full synth

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    Thanks for that will give it a go.
    Has any one used the oil you can buy of eBay comes in 25 ltr drums 5w30 full syn @ £74.99 say ok for Vauxhall's
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/FULLY-SYNTHETI...#ht_1826wt_922
    Last edited by big nath; 17th February 2011 at 19:08.

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