[A4] Oil Break In....
nickstock at gmail.com
Thu Nov 3 17:12:47 EST 2005
A friend sent me this link....any thoughts?
On 11/3/05, Audi4orce at aol.com <Audi4orce at aol.com> wrote:
> In a message dated 11/3/05 10:21:10 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> nickstock at gmail.com writes:
> << Guys, I always ran Mobil 1 in the last A4 so I have no problems putting
> synthetic in...just wondering at what stage have the rings bedded in
> (there's on 470 miles on the new one so far...) and also all that metal
> floating around in the oil...I suppose I'm just a little paranoid (for no
> particular reason!).
> Nick >>
> Yep sure.......have been the same way with new cars.
> 1st replace your oil ASAP..........with 5w-30 dyno, aka regular motor oil.
> 2ns for about the next 500 miles........beat the hell out of the engine.
> This will break in the piston rigns and seat the rigns well.
> Also vary the RPMs.(never let the engine stay at one set RPM for more than
> When the odo reads 1000 miles....then chose your best oil filter and syn
> and have fun :)
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