Recent Topics
Looking For Economical Vehicle
by 13Tacoma
Today at 01:54 AM
M/T Fluid Change in '06 Corolla
by BrandonVA
Today at 01:10 AM
Biggest AC Delco/Fram Ultra for GM LSA?
by GM4LIFE
Today at 12:10 AM
using M1 High Mileage... having doubts, switch?
by Legend11
Yesterday at 11:55 PM
What is white mask symbol on violet back ground
by jorton
Yesterday at 11:39 PM
Took the Amsoil plunge today.
by 340_Magnum
Yesterday at 11:32 PM
2013 Silverado 5.3 lifter noise
by gofasterrrr
Yesterday at 10:12 PM
Installed my last PureOne today.
by Hollow
Yesterday at 09:55 PM
2014 silverado oil issue
by Jschreffler81
Yesterday at 09:14 PM
Ford Duratec 2.0
by pbm
Yesterday at 08:47 PM
Improving Vision
by lawman1909
Yesterday at 08:19 PM
Made a headlamp harness for the Miata
by Klutch9
Yesterday at 08:09 PM
Newest Members
340_Magnum, aselinger, extrabigjon, monron, Jschreffler81
51672 Registered Users
Who's Online
20 registered (HKPolice, Falcon_LS, david_ES2, 3800Series, 901Memphis, 1 invisible), 547 Guests and 153 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
51672 Members
64 Forums
221089 Topics
3494874 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG

Topic Options
#1572928 - 08/20/09 01:28 PM Ford WSS-M2C913-B (GF-3) for '06 Land Rover LR3 v8
typ901 Offline


Registered: 07/13/08
Posts: 710
Loc: N. 'Burbs of Chicago, IL
I am preparing to change the oil in my new to me 2006 Land Rover LR3 v8. Manual states oil needs to be WSS-M2C913B compliant. The manual recommends Castrol GTX 5w-30. Is it safe to use a oil that is WSS-M2C929A approved? I have Castrol 0w-30, M1 5w-30, Valvoline 5w-30 Full Syn and PP 5w-30, all in the garage bought on sale! Is it also safe to assume that if GTX meets this requirements, that these full syn's should too?

Thanks!

Top
#1572941 - 08/20/09 01:37 PM Re: Ford WSS-M2C913-B (GF-3) for '06 Land Rover LR3 v8 [Re: typ901]
addyguy Offline


Registered: 09/08/05
Posts: 13429
Loc: Canada
I'd use the GC. LR's need a thicker oil used in them. Another good choice would be M1 0W-40.
_________________________
2003 Mazda Tribute LX V-6, 172k miles.
Oil: QS Defy 5W-20; Fram Ultra XG2 filter.

Top
#1573022 - 08/20/09 02:57 PM Re: Ford WSS-M2C913-B (GF-3) for '06 Land Rover LR3 v8 [Re: addyguy]
BimmerMan Offline


Registered: 06/16/08
Posts: 173
Loc: California
Originally Posted By: addyguy
I'd use the GC. Another good choice would be M1 0W-40.


x2
_________________________
2000 BMW 528i
1992 BMW 325is

Top
#1573040 - 08/20/09 03:21 PM Re: Ford WSS-M2C913-B (GF-3) for '06 Land Rover LR3 v8 [Re: BimmerMan]
typ901 Offline


Registered: 07/13/08
Posts: 710
Loc: N. 'Burbs of Chicago, IL
GC 0w-30! Sounds good to me. Guess I will have another Saturday project then.

Top
#1573060 - 08/20/09 03:34 PM Re: Ford WSS-M2C913-B (GF-3) for '06 Land Rover LR3 v8 [Re: typ901]
ARCOgraphite Offline


Registered: 05/17/09
Posts: 8585
Loc: N.H, U.S.A.
Oh, come on again. What engine is in there? the pushrod Olds/buick ? OR a Ford?
_________________________
2014 Nissan Note S 5MT, OC#1 1630mi-PGB 5W30+NISSAN Mexico 65F0C Filter
2015 Forester 6MT 5Door, OC#1 4361mi-VSP 0W20(?)+ Blue service "FRAM" Filter

Top
#1573201 - 08/20/09 05:54 PM Re: Ford WSS-M2C913-B (GF-3) for '06 Land Rover LR3 v8 [Re: ARCOgraphite]
typ901 Offline


Registered: 07/13/08
Posts: 710
Loc: N. 'Burbs of Chicago, IL
No Buick v8...Jag AJ-V8.

Top