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#4683072 - 03/03/18 09:49 AM 2015 VW GSW TDI first oil change.
Provi Offline

Registered: 11/29/11
Posts: 332
Loc: Dunbar, WV USA
Castrol EDGE Professional LL03 5w30 VW507 ran almost 10k miles. Emission equipment has not been deleted.
02 VW Jetta TDI, Mobil Euro 0w40
15 VW GSW TDI, Castrol Edge Pro LL03 5w30

#4683084 - 03/03/18 10:02 AM Re: 2015 VW GSW TDI first oil change. [Re: Provi]
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Registered: 09/19/08
Posts: 1903
Loc: Pennsylvania
I am at about 54000 miles on my 2013 VW Passat TDI. I had the emissions modified by VW and kept the car. I have used dealer supplied and installed Castrol Professional LL03 5W-30 oil at about 9-10,000 mile intervals since new. No issues! Car runs great and has been VERY dependable. Stay the course!
2013 VW Passat TDI SE, 54,300 miles Castrol Professional VW507 5W-30
2017 VW Golf All Track 11,750 miles Castrol Professional VW505 10W-40

#4689899 - 03/09/18 06:41 PM Re: 2015 VW GSW TDI first oil change. [Re: Provi]
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Registered: 02/06/17
Posts: 14
Loc: Delaware
Was this factory fill? Wonder where the sodium is coming from? The numbers aren't alarming, and they should come down in future tests.

I purchased mine as new-old-stock from VW after the TDI DieselGate Phase I fix was done. Part of the prep process after sitting on the lot for a year and a half was an oil change, so I did not test the factory fill.

Edited by GeeTeeEyeGuy (03/09/18 06:46 PM)
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