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    Which engine oil for a Nova GTE engine??

    I have put Halfords 10W40 oil in my car. The engine has done about 80 thousand miles, Do u reckon this is the right thickness of oil or shud it be thicker??

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    Ive allways used vauxhall semisynth in every vaux ive had,
    I can get it cheap aswell through trade club.
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    10W 40 vaux semi synthetic 5.80 inc vat for 5 litres with trade club.

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    yeah i reckon 10/40 semi would b ok in it.
    i use shell helix 10/40 semi in my 1.2i and thats done 110k

    but neva smokes or knocks etc

    click here 2 c my old nova
    new WIP nova c16xe will get pics up soon

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    So i am ok with 10w40 stuff then. good. just checking really, coz engine has just been put bak together so thought it might need a thicker one or sumthin

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    Give me a shout if you want some oil.
    As said above 5.80 for 5 ltrs,and they have a 4 for 3 offer on until end of year.
    Oil filters are 1.10 as well.
    Prices are + VAT
    Thats 26.62 inc VAT for 20 ltrs semi synth oil and four oil filters.
    Dave
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