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    What oil should i use?!

    Doing and oil change over Xmas but need to buy some!

    Read Oilmans peice on what oil base to get so going for a 10/40w

    How much do i need to do a full change and any recomandations on what brand?!
    Also do i need fully syntheic or semi?!!!

    Thanks

    BTW its for a Z18 SRi (2002) Ecotek!
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    5L of oil mark the car should drink 4.5L ish i drop my oil every 2 to 5k
    costs me £11 all it with GTX works fine for me

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    4.5 ltrs will do you fine, think the capacity is 4.25.
    semi synth

    and DO A SEARCH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Mr Owen!
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    I did do a search but couldnt get a very clear answer thankyou MR JASON ORANGE!!!! LOL!
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    4.5l of 10/40w semi synth from VX will do you.

    The engine only takes 4.25l tho, so that'll leave you some for tops up inbetween services

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jace
    Mr Owen!
    Humm, now that you mentinon it, there is a striking similarity

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    Jason i am going to kill u!!! Lmao!
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    you love it!
    And anway my complexsion is much better than jason orange!

    AAAAAAAANNNYWAY, back on topic!
    Don't forget the right tools, sump plug & washer perhaps, and a catch tank for the old oil.
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    whats you address jace to send the used oil 2?!!! LOL!

    Cheers for such a quick responce though chaps
    (even u jace )
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    why don't you sell it instead.
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