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  1. New Member Introductions
    I have a 2008 Passat 2.0T that we got a year ago and discovered over time that it's an oil pig! My VW dealer only sells me the VW recommended Castrol Edge Professional OE/505.01 5w-40, but I'm looking for a cheaper alternative since this motor goes through quite quickly. Mechanic says it's...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The Bentley manual recommends using 5w40 or 10w40 motor oil. I went to my local auto parts store and the only 5w40 oil they sold was Shell Rotella T6 Full Synthetic, so I used that when I changed my oil. At the time I didn't notice the fine print on the label saying it was heavy duty Diesel...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Don't know what wight to get? I used Moble 1 last time but can't remember what wight I used...:banghead: Any suggestions :wrench:
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Basically the title of this post says it all. I have a 03 1.8 tip if that helps at all. There are just so many brands out there so I wanted to know what other Passat owners use and think is best.
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