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  1. M

    ‘oil level too high’ warning

    Hi - urgent advice needed! Picked up my 2019 VW Shuttle almost a week ago. Bought it from a dealer but not a VW dealer. They serviced it (oil & filter) before handover. Yesterday I got an ‘oil level too high’ warning. Contacted them and took it in today. They acknowledged there was 0.5litres too...
  2. joe_j_barnes

    Oil gooey???

    Hi All, any idea what could be the problem? away camping dad checked the oil and says it’s not right, smoke coming from dip stick tube, called AA advised to not drive but no diagnostic yet advised me to call VW assist, who are now on way to collect. it’s only just on 24000 recently had first...
  3. L

    OIL Message (Newbie help)

    Hi all, newbie here and I just wanted to double check something, my other half just messaged me saying she's got in the van and it says OIL on the dash and has a flashing spanner no lights in the cluster just the single word OIL and the spanner. Is this saying the oil is low? or is it saying...
  4. J

    Petronas Syntium 5000 AV 5-30

    Can I use Petronas Syntium 5000 AV 5-30 its got ACEA C3 VW 504 507 on the back of container
  5. M

    Overfilled oil engine light

    Hi I’ve recently bought a new t6.1 and had a reoccurring overfilled oil warning light appear Oil seems to be correct It’s been back to vw 4 times and they replaced the sump sensor but fault still appears !!! has anyone else experienced this problem??
  6. t6 steve

    Sold Castrol Oil 5/30 X 3 Now Sold Sold

    hi .selling 3 x castrol oil 2 of them are castrol edge 4 litre each 5w/30 titanium fst ,the other one is castrol 5w/30 5 litre long life 111 edge titanium fst. not sure if they can be mixed I ad them for my t5.1 but not going to use them in my t6 so looking to sell them looking for 65 pounds to...
  7. Gooson

    Correct Oil Or Not?

    Hi, it's probably been done to death but I've bought 8 litres of castrol magnatec 5w30 fully synthetic oil ready for a service next week but having looked at it now its not got the vw approved rating on it? I thought this was the correct grade? Any thoughts please?
  8. Dellmassive

    - Check Oil - Warning, Check Your Fluids ! (what Oil?)

    - Check Oil - Warning, Check your fluids ! So its that time of year, work is busy, its cold outside, the kids are screaming, the missus wants a new kitchen, blah blah blah. So the last thing on your mind is checking your vans fluids right.? or more to the point the oil. ! Well lucky our...
  9. Dellmassive

    T6 Service Intervals & Inspection, Flexible & Longlife

    T6 Service intervals & inspections , Flexible & Longlife : Im just posting this here to make it easier to refer back to in future . . . source: Volkswagen Flexible Service Regimes (Longlife) | Volkswagen...
  10. Y

    Oil Volume Min To Max On Dipstick?

    Changed my engine oil & filter and refilled with a measured 7.4 litres of oil. Checking after a long run the level is about 20% below max allowable on the dipstick. But - owner's manual doesn't say how much oil is required to fill from min to max (very, very, helpful). Anybody know? This is for...
  11. Loz

    T6 Oil Change 2017-06-27

    Engine oil: Draining or extracting, renewing oil Filter and replenishing engine oil.
  12. Glenn Board

    Engine Oil use and oil type for 140bhp T6

    I collected the van with 11,000 miles on the clock, and was told that all level had been checked, the van has now covered a further 10,000 miles and the low oil warning and oil pressure light flicked up, I checked the oil, and it was at bottom of dip stick, is this amount oil use correct, as for...
  13. Stripy

    Oil capacity

    Hi peeps I have looked in my book under capacities, and found Adblue.......but I'm euro 5 Fuel tank .......80 ltrs Washer fluid 3.71 ltrs But I can't see oil , could anyone tell me my oil capacity for a 140 6 speed t32 Thank you john
  14. M

    180 V 180 V 204

    Mate of mine wants a new van, currently drives a oldish 180 with 120K on the clock so thinking of changing to a 204. I actually drove his 180 on the way to test drive a 204- WOW what a difference between my 180 and his, you'd swear it's a different engine. The numbers might be the same but the...
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