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#1 OFFLINE   st205hunter

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Posted 24 February 2015 - 08:22 AM

Well I'm due my first service and wondering what oil people are using and why, ie castrol 5w 30 or miller 5w 40 or any 10w 40

#2 OFFLINE   immy

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Posted 24 February 2015 - 11:52 AM

I think the manual mentions 5 40 fully synthetic! Mine is due a service soon again so I'll check the manual again!

#3 OFFLINE   Jivko Ctoqnov

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Posted 24 February 2015 - 06:42 PM

Only 5w40 or 5w30 !! if you don;t want problem with turbo !!!!!!
I use Castrol Edge



#4 OFFLINE   st205hunter

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Posted 24 February 2015 - 08:06 PM

I was thinking 5w 30 due to the turbo but wasn't sure

#5 OFFLINE   st205hunter

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Posted 24 February 2015 - 08:11 PM

5 30 fully or Simi synthetic

#6 OFFLINE   immy

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Posted 24 February 2015 - 09:40 PM

Fully

#7 OFFLINE   Ognyan

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Posted 25 February 2015 - 10:14 PM

ACEA B4 5W-40 Fully Synthetic is the way to go!



#8 OFFLINE   Michael Mc Ferran

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Posted 26 February 2015 - 08:35 AM

Definitely 5w40. I'm thinking of using Miller's nano oil soon!

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Posted 26 February 2015 - 10:25 AM

why Miller's nano oil?



#10 OFFLINE   st205hunter

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Posted 26 February 2015 - 07:43 PM

on opieoils.com 5w30 is the only oil they recommend heres the link

 http://www.opieoils....3396:0,134433:0



#11 OFFLINE   Ognyan

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Posted 26 February 2015 - 09:18 PM

Definitely 5w40. I'm thinking of using Miller's nano oil soon!

Heard that Millers Nanodrive is badass, but a tad expensive mind :nea:



#12 OFFLINE   itsm0b

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Posted 28 February 2015 - 11:18 PM

Use Royal Purple oil, it's the best in the game. Does the engine wonders! Runs significantly better after using

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Posted 03 May 2018 - 02:04 PM

 The manual mentions ACEA B4 5W-40 Fully Synthetic






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