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Old 08-28-2012, 08:53 PM   #1
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A ? from a friend

Ok heres the deal my friend has a 2012 mazda speed3 and the dealer said not to run snythetic oil with a turbo. Is this true or no.

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i dont think it matters cuz my buddie run synthetic on his boosted car
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Old 08-28-2012, 09:47 PM   #3
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Thats what i thought.
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i run synthetic on my boosted heap
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I run full synthetic in my GTi. So do all of my other friends with turbos.

Tell your friend to tell his dealer that he's an idiot.
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I already told him dontlisten to em.
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Saab runs full synthetic from the factory on all there Boosted mills.

If anything the snytec is way better for turbos due to the fact it is way more stable at hight temps then dino oil.


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the owners manual would be a good place to look as well.
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Ill let em know
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Saab runs full synthetic from the factory on all there Boosted mills.

If anything the snytec is way better for turbos due to the fact it is way more stable at hight temps then dino oil.


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My Abarth came from the factory on full synthetic. It's due for it's 1st oil change at 8K miles(6700 miles on the odometer and counting so far).
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