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    I've just been to the Vx dealer and bought a bottle of 93160548 PAS fluid for my '06 vvt, the bottle has a date stamped on the top '01/2013' - is this an expiry date?!

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    Maybe , date of manufacture .

    could be wrong though .

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    Thanks! It's quite hard to make out but it actually looks like 02/2013

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    It could be a shelf life rather than an expiry date.

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    If its sealed it will be fine.

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    Thanks all, it seems to have worked ok at any rate!

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    Oil is several billion years old i think your bottle will be fine.

    I did think the question would be whats in your resovoir will that expire. It can trap moisture.

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