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    Default Which Oil for 1.8 SXI?

    Hi guys, I know this question has probably been asked but I cant find it in the search, sorry.
    What is the best oil for my 52 1.8 SXI? The Haynes manual lists four, viscosity sae 0w/30, 0w/40, 5w/30 or 5w/40. Which one shud I use? Oh and fully or part synthetic?
    Sorry for any da ja vu.
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    hi m8
    i use 0/30 fully synthetic in my 1.8

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    5w 40 fully synth in mine at the moment, but GM Ow- 30 is a very good oil,

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    Since it is out of warranty, any synthetic oil will do
    Don't go lower than 10W40

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    Quote Originally Posted by m8internet View Post
    Don't go lower than 10W40
    Vauxhall recommend 5W-30 ACEA-A3/B3 for Vectra-C http://www.vauxhall.co.uk/vaux/owner...do?method=view

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    I've always used 10W40... could this be why it uses alot?????

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