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Castrol Bio- Synthetic #4508635
09/06/17 01:04 AM
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So I know this is a new product. Has anyone used it? Thinking about trying some out in the 15 CRV.
0w-20 Amazon.


17 Volkswagen Jetta 1.4T
15 Honda CRV 2.4
12 Volkswagen Jetta 2.0
01 Pontiac Sunfire 2.2
Re: Castrol Bio- Synthetic [Re: FordBroncoVWJeta] #4508637
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I think it has been out for a few years actually, never really caught on though. Instead of 25% why not 100%? I use Renewable Lubricants (RLI) and love it. 100% plant based ester oil and it is crazy how good it runs in a lot of engines here. A bit costly but I find it worth it. I have a 5 gallon pail of the 5w20, and probably 40 quarts of some of their other oil grades (w30, 5w40, 15w40, 10w30, 5w30, ect.)


2011 Prius 96k miles RLI 5w20
97 Toy T100 4x4: amsoil 0w20 242k Miles
04 Toy Sienna awd: Pennzoil 0w20 281k Miles
Re: Castrol Bio- Synthetic [Re: FordBroncoVWJeta] #4508970
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Another Motorcar product co-opting a food source!

My corn chips are already 7 bucks a pound due likely to ETHANOL in fuel!

Likely a very nice oil but I have NEVER been entirely happy with Ti additised lubricants. And YES i've run EDGE gold bottle and Kendall. I think if you go Ti stay Ti or reap the horror of withdrawal.


2014 Nissan Rogue S CVT, OC#9 41392mi-QSUD10W30 + M110A CHAMP Filter; 2017 Subaru Crosstrek CVT OC#2 ?? mi-SOA/Idemitsu 0w20 + SOA Filter

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