Use correct oil/filter to prevent sludge accumulation on Volkswagen Beetle

To avoid sludge accumulation inside the engine, our technicians recommend using the proper synthetic oil with the appropriate oil filter.

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Average mileage: 50,000 (50,000–50,000)
Engine affected: 1.8L 4 Cylinder Turbo
8 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
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2005 Volkswagen Beetle - 1.8L 4 Cylinder Turbo 50,000 mi,
I had $1600 worth of damage due to not using the correct oil