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    what oil do u guys use as ive been given 10l of shell 5 40 f/s any good?

    sorry 4got to say cdti 150 sri
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    GM 5W30 Dexos 2 - seems good stuff to me - my CDti V6 goes so much better on it than Castrol

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    Really good oil

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    gold or silver tub whats the diff? not bad price either how much will i need to?
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    Vauxhall recommend 5w/30 fully synth long life for all Vec-C engines.

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    I've found that since I had a new fuel filter, oil filter and the Dexos 2 my fuel consumption has gone from 40/41mpg to 45mpg.

    Not sure what engine you've got as that will dictate the quantity you need - my Z30DT V6 needs 7.5 litres.

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    I have a 1.9 CDTI 150, how much do i need & is it cheaper to get it from e-bay rather than the dealers, Ive saw it on e-bay for £22.95 free pp for 5L

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    vx oil is rubbish you want an ester based oil. am using fuchs titan race pro s 5w40.

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    my 1.9 is 4.3 l i think. Pain in the ass that it comes in 4l or 1l containers unless you buy a drum!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dan danz View Post
    vx oil is rubbish you want an ester based oil. am using fuchs titan race pro s 5w40.
    this is what ive been given ok to use or not?
    http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Shell-Heli...#ht_853wt_1008

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