Quickfire question time! I forgot to get my oil changed this year and haven't been checking it naughty I know , today the oil light went off. Scary sound indeed. I'm far from home and will have it changed soon on my return. However, I need to get home.

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TDI s : NB red cabrilet. Can anyone document that we must leave this super secret 'break in' oil in for 5k miles? TDI s : none in the fleet Besides that is 2. Factory fill - they don't put it in there just cause that is what is laying around.

Engines break in fine with synthetic oil. Here are some remarks from some of the top engineers and executives at these renowned manufacturers. And that means that all our cars and engines are developed with that product.

And then we put the sticker in the engine compartment just to make sure that people know what's in their engines. Price for Tronic is about 17 euro per liter at the dealer, 13 euro on the street.

There is no need to change the oil before You will be perfectly safe if you let the same oil in the machine for the first miles. Then put a good oil into it, as stated in the link above.

Syntec 5w40 costs here about 13 euro on the street. Syntec 0w30 is an euro more expensive. People who drive 90 and hp engines usually put in Castrol TXT 5w40 or Fuchs 0w40 you haven't heard for this one, cheap and quite ok. There is a list of all "verified" oils for PD on my homepage, check the archive. Instead of worrying so much about oil, make sure your both air filters are clean and replaced every All times are GMT The time now is TDI Club Cards. TDIFest Gone, but not forgotten.

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Page 2 of 2. Thread Tools. September 1st, , Re: Factory Fill On New TDI the reason I was told is that the "break in oil" from the factory is non-synthetic oil -so that the valves and the rings can seat not sepage of oil -fancy word for leak in the past you had to go 10k miles for proper seat-before synthetic can be used synthetic is too slick for the motor to be seated with but O.

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