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    Hi all i got my new 55 plate Vectra 2.2i direct sri petrol it has done 27000 miles and has had 3 services what should the service interval be on these cars?

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    think the rule is atleast here 1 year or 20.000 miles what ever comes first.

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    I tend to do it every 6 months or so mate keeping the oil fresh is a good thung

    mines 05 its got 42k on it now

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    I do mine about every 6 weeks

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    Quote Originally Posted by garvey View Post
    I do mine about every 6 weeks
    must cost a bit to run your motor m8 you must do a fair few miles when do you sleep .....

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    Every 6 weeks... mines done 1 a year...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sean-2.2Direct View Post
    I tend to do it every 6 months or so mate keeping the oil fresh is a good thung

    mines 05 its got 42k on it now
    I think i will keep mine fresh every six months the car has been well looked after not a mark on it and its 4 years old. going to do the air box mod when my k&n panel filter arrives then probably custom exhaust

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tadpole View Post
    must cost a bit to run your motor m8 you must do a fair few miles when do you sleep .....
    It's normaly in the garage every week anyway

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    I take the old-fashioned view that every car should be serviced at least once a year, even if it is very low mileage. On facelifts the rule is 20,000 or 1 year, whichever comes first. If you use the correct oil, oil changes between services should not be necessary.

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    Quote Originally Posted by caigey View Post
    I think i will keep mine fresh every six months the car has been well looked after not a mark on it and its 4 years old. going to do the air box mod when my k&n panel filter arrives then probably custom exhaust

    Thats it mate I think 6 months is well sufficent it is not over the top

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