Date: Sat, 22 Sep 2007 16:46:33 +0100 From: "DervMan" <thedervmannospaml.com> Subject: Re: SAAB 9000 new owner was Re: Have Saab reintroduced hatchback yet?
"Charles C." <c.k.christacopoulos.removeme.nospamee.ac.uk> wrote in message news:46f535b4$0$13929$fa0fcedbnospam.zen.co.uk... > Anne Jackson wrote: >> The message from "Charles C." >> <c.k.christacopoulos.removeme.nospamee.ac.uk> contains these words: >> >>> 10-40 semi-synthetic is the minimum you must use. Change at half the >>> manufacturer's intervals (we would say this anyway). Having tried a >>> Mobil 10-40 (I found it a bit too thin) next time I will be getting SAAB >>> oil from the internet. I have also tried 5-35 semi synthetic (far too >>> thin even if it was suitable for the car according to the book). >> >> Oh, forgot to ask! Do you have an address for this, or will I need >> to search? Might as well get some, in anticipation... <G> >> > http://www.partsforsaabs.com/default.php?cPath=34_35 > > See bottom of page priced £16.91 > +pp on top of that. > > the postage kind of twisted my face ... but I think I will order to have > it. > > Your alternatives are Castrol Magnatec 10-40 (halfords will have it) but > even with PP the saab oil might come cheaper than 4lt of magnatec. > > > An alternative specialist source for SAAB parts is > http://www.elkparts.com/ > > :-) I may be joining this conversation late, but I've found that Elkparts' prices are usually a little chunk dearer than PartsforSaabs. -- The DervMan www.dervman.com