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    Any car owners with bypass and huge mileage?

    Just saw this post - thought I'd throw in my experience with my Amsoil BP filter. I have an 05 VW GTI (bought new) with 1.8 Turbo. Must use synthetic because of the snotting issues if you use mineral oil. I have used Pentosin Hi Perf II 5W-40 once the car came off the free maintenance (and...
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    Pentosin HiPerformance II 5W-40

    It does seem low but the decline in TBN seems to be rather moderate --> <a href="http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=2402260#Post2402260" target="_blank">2005 VW GTI 8047 90032 miles</a>
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    Pentosin HiPerformance II 5W-40

    API SM/CF ACEA A3/B3/B4/C3 BMW Longlife-04 Ford WSS-M2C917-A MB-Approval 229.51 Porsche A40 VW Specification 502.00/505.00/505.01
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    2005 VW GTI 8047 90032 miles, Pentosin 5W-40

    Last oil change and sampling was done on a cool engine while the previous ones were all done on a hot engine - I was trying to see if the engine temp had an effect on fuel% results. Next sample will be hot again.
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    Pentosin HiPerformance II 5W-40

    Thanks - although still not sure if it is - it's certainly not marketed as such.
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    2005 VW GTI 8047 90032 miles, Pentosin 5W-40

    Just some data for trending with Pentosin HiPerf 5w-40 in a turbocharged 4 cylinder. Driving mostly highway - not too aggressively.
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    Pentosin HiPerformance II 5W-40

    <div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Quattro Pete</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Thanks! Is this a mid-SAPs oil? </div></div> Not sure what you mean by SAP? Please advise.
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    Pentosin HiPerformance II 5W-40

    I couldn't find this one listed in the Search so I uploaded the one I had done for use in tracking my own cars UOA.
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