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Type of oil and amount

(1998 Volkswagen Jetta TDI)
in Calhan, CO on October 20, 2010
Was given a vw tdi in an estate. Need to know what type oil and how much.Also what type and how much transmission fluid? Thanks
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I would use API-CD specification oil, 4.7 quarts with an oil filter change. Use a VW oil filter for added protection. Manual transmission calls for 2 quarts of synthetic G50 75w90 gear oil. For automatic transmissions I only have the VW part numbers. Owners handbook should have more information.
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