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RedLine 5w20 #4507211
09/04/17 12:25 PM
09/04/17 12:25 PM
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wings1 Offline OP
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Are any of you guys using RedLine 5w20 in your Range Rover 5.0 Liter instead of the hard to get Castrol Professional?

2013 Range Rover Sport GT Limited Edition, Castrol 5w20 SLX Professional
2001 Mercedes SLK 320, Liqui Moly 5w40 Synthoil Premium
Re: RedLine 5w20 [Re: wings1] #4507528
09/04/17 07:31 PM
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Are there any special requirements besides 5w-20?

What is the OCI on that vehicle.

There are boatloads of well regarded 5w-20 and 0w-20 oils to choose from

Redline carries no API specs (which doesn't mean it isn't a good oil) but is probably not a good value for your dollars.

I ran 5w-20 RL in my echo for maybe "a couple hundred thousand miles"

2004 Prius; 97K ML Syn 5W-30
2007 Yaris 71K 0w-40 Castrol
2006 B2300;130K;ALM

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