[A4] Oil Break In....
caliban at sharon.net
Thu Nov 3 17:57:09 EST 2005
At 5:07 PM -0500 11/3/05, 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 crap
> 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 30
>When the odo reads 1000 miles....then chose your best oil filter and syn oil.
>and have fun :)
...and hope you don't have your warranty claims voided.
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