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(1997 Audi A8 Quattro)
in Mesa, AZ on December 20, 2009
what is the proper oil to use?
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on January 03, 2010
use good oil, synthetics are best. when you replace the oil filter make sure the aluminum cover does not hit the alternator positive post. it should have a black cap on it, but they usually fall off.
on December 21, 2009
You can find the specifications for your vehicles engine oil and other lubricants here: http://bit.ly/5k7rcr
on June 05, 2010
in my experience the 4.2l motors like the heavier 10W40 brews. synthetics may provide an economical advantage over the long haul - fewer changes.
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