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    Coolant ID

    Thanks all. I will be topping off with the Peak Global, it will work with any of the options that could possible be in there right now. It is even amber in color as to not change the color of what I have. Come warmer weather I will be doing a complete flush and fill with the correct g-12 petosin...
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    Coolant ID

    I do know dexcool and g-12 are not the same. VW does not recommend dexcool in any of their vehicles.
  3. J

    Coolant ID

    Okay I have a 2002 VW Passat that should have G-12 coolant in it. I recently had to replace a hose and lost some coolant. I topped it off with distilled water but after bleeding the system I need to add more coolant, as right now I am at -10deg f protection and do not want to dilute it any...
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    VW OIl Recommendations

    I just bought a used 2002 VW Passat with the 2.8l v6. I need to do my first oil change. I looked in the owners manual and it calls for 5w40 or I can use 5W30 if I cant find 5w40. In my Subaru which has over 85k I have used Valvoline Max life 5W30. Had great luck with it and with blackstone oil...
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    2009 Nissan Cube Oil Question

    Yeah a place local to me has a special right now. 5 quarts of 5w30 Castrol Edge with syntec and a k&n filter for $29.99 OR 5 quarts of 5w30 Castrol Edge with titanium and a k&n filter for $33.99. Which would be better in my case.
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    2009 Nissan Cube Oil Question

    I have a 2009 Nissan Cube Krom with the CVT. It has about 64k on the odometer. It has always run Dino oil changed at 3000 miles. I recently started doing a lot of highway miles for work, and some stop and go at customers. I was thinking of switching to synthetic and my change interval to like...
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