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    been told its ok to use synthetic sae 5w-40 acea A3/B3 as a top up in ma vec c as im due ma 10000 miles service in four weeks and according to the book as well as long as it has A3/B3 its fine any thoughts

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    Vehicle : Vectra Estate

    Trim : Elite

    Engine : 3.2 V6

    Year : 04

    Mileage : 000

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    I always top mine up with the same oil that I put in when it has been serviced. The oil you mention sounds like the oil that is recomended for Vectra,s.

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    Vehicle : Jaguar XF 3.0D V6

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    I think you're allowed to top up with up to a one litre of different oil. I use 5W-30 fully synth only tbh.

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