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    Just after a little advise my 2.0 t siggy now due for oil & filter change . So armed with my new trade card i`m off to vx for some oil what type do i ask for becuse if i leave it to the monkey on parts i`l end up with brake fluid lol .Also how much does a filter and oil change use is it 5 or 6 ltr chers jay

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    i know what you mean i said to my dealer i want good quality oil and and he tries to sell me semi synthetic lol

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    oo donst speak about a oil change i went to change mine today and the stupid sump plug is round off so god knows when the last time my car has had a oil and filter change

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    mine gets done every 6 months about 4-5k with fully synthetic but an anal lol

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    ive only just got mine 4 weeks ago going to need to get this plug out and put a new one in

    Jay i was told today mine takes 4.5ltr but i have a 1.9cdti so dont know if yours is more or not but wouldnt think so

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    5w30 dexos2is what you're after- not sure how much you'll need but if you rtfm it should tell you all you need to know :-)

    if it's more than 5L you're better of buying 10L as you'll have plenty for a top up and will only need to buy 5L fro the next few changes.....
    if i were a gambling man i'd bet 5L will be plenty- but I'm not so I only reckon it'll do lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by FLOB View Post
    5w30 dexos2is what you're after- not sure how much you'll need but if you rtfm it should tell you all you need to know :-)
    If i had The F$%& Manual i wouldn`t have asked

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    well you shouldn't of lost it then

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    5 and a half I think or 6 carnt remember if you need and hand mTe bring it to me

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    Quote Originally Posted by FLOB View Post
    5w30 dexos2is l
    That's what i got today i only got 5ltr so hopes that's enough lol

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