From: Dave Plowman (News) on
In article <dc3m361n093r7vdub40p2uri6f4chd6188(a)>,
Jim <nobody(a)> wrote:
> I seem to further recalthe semi-synth was:
> Castrol Magnatec 10w40
> The fully synth was Castrol for Vauxhall vehicles ???

You need to check the spec of the oil - not just its brand name and

*Windows will never cease *

Dave Plowman dave(a) London SW
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From: Jim on
On Tue, 13 Jul 2010 00:01:35 +0100, "Dave Plowman (News)"
<dave(a)> wrote:

>In article <op.vfp7ayrjrpivgb(a)rachel>,
> Duncan Wood <nntptmp(a)> wrote:
>> > You need to check the actual spec to see how much of a bargain. Many of
>> > these places sell oil that doesn't meet modern ones.
>> >
>> True but I've had mobil 1 from tescos for under �4 a litre when on
>> special
>Again, you need to check which Mobil 1. That name covers a big variety of
>specs, over the years. FWIW I've seen different spec Castrol Magnatec on
>sale in Halfords at the same price. ;-)

Noted, but offer seems to have now ended anyway.