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Mozza84
19-10-2013, 03:30 PM
Hi all,
My Golf is asking to fill up with oil!
Just wanting to know what the best oil to use is and where to get it from?
Cheers

spritz
19-10-2013, 04:05 PM
new golf needs a top up already?

with the release of the mk7, i thought VW would've solved the mk5 and mk6's drinking problem by now

but anyway, you can use any oil that meets VW oil standard 502.00 or 504.00 - simply check the label on the bottle

tonymy01
19-10-2013, 04:36 PM
Ouch, if it is asking for oil in mfd, damage is a potential (assuming the mfd warning is due to oil pressure too low!) Avoid driving it if you can!

spritz
19-10-2013, 04:56 PM
the low oil level warning lamp is yellow - if this comes on, you'll be told to check the oil level and top up if necessary

the low oil pressure warning lamp is red - if this comes on, you'll be told to stop the vehicle asap

tonymy01
19-10-2013, 05:13 PM
Thanks for the clarification! Still wise to drive minimally and resolve asap I guess, as accelerating up/down a very steep hill could stop oil reaching pick up.

aufc69
19-10-2013, 10:14 PM
Go to dealer. They should do it for free