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    Default What Kinda Oil For My GTI ?

    Have Asked On The Pug Forum That I Am On But Got Conflicting Ideas...Plus They Aint As Friendly/Knowledgeable As You Lot Are

    Got Told That Total Quartz Is The Oil For The GTI...But Somebody Said To Get 7000 10w40...And Another Said To Get 9000 5w40...Another Guy Said To Get Shell Helix Ultra 5W40

    Anybody Any Ideas ?

    Cheers Guys

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    What year and engine size is it and I will look it up on Autodata.

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    From having a quick look it looks like its 5w40 Synthetic and takes 4.25 litres.

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    Peugeot 206, yes? Sewing machine oil perhaps?

    (Sorry!)

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    5w40 total I used as that's what the dealer recommended

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    Quote Originally Posted by lee gsi View Post
    From having a quick look it looks like its 5w40 Synthetic and takes 4.25 litres.
    Its A V Plate Mate 2L

    Quote Originally Posted by Jezzy View Post
    Peugeot 206, yes? Sewing machine oil perhaps?

    (Sorry!)
    Oi Jezzy...Behave lol

    Quote Originally Posted by vectrac150cdti View Post
    5w40 total I used as that's what the dealer recommended
    Is There Really Any Difference Between Summit Like A 10W40 Or A 5W40 ?

    Oil Is Oil To Me lol

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    Plug Options

    NGK Iridium Or Bosch Super 4

    What You Think ?

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    Ngk

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    On my previous Mazda 6 previous owner put wrong oil in and caused the car to have really noisy tappets and even when I done a full engine flush and service the noise remained

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    Quote Originally Posted by vectrac150cdti View Post
    On my previous Mazda 6 previous owner put wrong oil in and caused the car to have really noisy tappets and even when I done a full engine flush and service the noise remained
    Oh Oh Not Good Then Mate

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