My thoughts exactly. Everyone is so eager to jump in on conspiracy theories and "thought provoking ideas" that armchair engineers like to spew. This only muddies the water. These, shall we say, "pleasure circles" increase dramatically among forums of European brands especially. It's beyond frustrating.
Originally Posted by kschachn
I'm confused about the confusion. VW publishes a required approval in the owner's manual, so you buy an oil that has the approval. What exactly is confusing about that?
Then why support them?
Originally Posted by Zack1978
I don't think for one second VW truly cares about one of their cars lasting a long time, planned obsolescence.