Date: Sat, 11 May 2002 22:24:46 +0100 From: "hamish aggis" <ecossenopsamo.net> Subject: Re: What oil for my '93 9000 CS 2.3 Turbo?
keep it until you buy my '01 9-3 2.2 tid - it will drink it copiously! "Toby Field" <tobyfieldnopsamail.com> wrote in message news:abjl2b$iec$1nopsamg4.svr.pol.co.uk... > The Oil I use is Mobil 1. I found out later that Saab branded oil for this > car is Mobil 1 in their own bottles. If you have Halfords own, that would do > just the same. A note of caution though, If you car has not been filled with > fully synthetic recently in the past, the car can start to leak. Many Saab > owners will tell you that. Some however, do not leak and others leak for a > while and stop. On the plus side, fully synthetic should be used to give the > engine and the turbo the best protection possible. > > -- > Toby Field (UK) > '93 9000 CSE 2.3T Auto > 151,000 Miles > > "AA" <anopsamgt; wrote in message news:abj8nr$9rf$1nopsamg4.svr.pol.co.uk... > > I've just bought my first SAAB. A '93 9000 CS 2.3 Turbo with 177,000 miles > > on the clock. > > Due to my last car (AR 75/Milano 3.0) having drunk oil by the gallon I > still > > have large stocks of Halfords Fully Synthetic 5w/40 sitting around in my > > garage. Is it ok to use this, or should I be looking for something else? I > > drive about 50 miles a day to and from work with similar mileage at > w/ends. > > TIA for any comments/suggestions. > > > > Ashley > > > > > >