Mobil 1 High Performance 15W-50 No Longer Made - What To Use?
brett at cloud9.net
Wed Jun 1 13:29:01 EDT 2005
On May 31, 2005, at 2:38 PM, Andrew W. Schlueter wrote:
> My 200 ran all of its life on reg. oil, so when I got it 3k ago, I
> did A
> semi synthetic 15w-30 and the other day I put in Mobil 1 0w40 full
> with K&N hp-2005 filter. Runs much smoother then before.
0W anything is not recommended for our cars- refer a few messages
back in the thread, 5w is the lowest recommended. 0W40 is made for
much newer engines (I think Audi started doing it around 2000 give or
take a year or two?) which have much tighter tolerances (and thus
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