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  1. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    hi, can i ask if mobil 1 turbo diesel oil(0w 40) is ok for my TTID 180 ,o8 plate. thanks
  2. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Just bought some of this liquid gold from Costco £30 incl. VAT what a bargain. Don't think you can get it cheaper anywhere else.
  3. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    My 2000 9-5 2.3 lpt (Hirsh chip)is coming up due for its 114,000 service soon. Is Mobil 1 0W-40 too thin? would I be better with 5W-30 or 5W-40 oil (full synthetic of course). If I used Mobil 1 0W-40 in my old V***o V70 T5R it ended up all over the drive (it did have 170,000 miles on it...
  4. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Hi all, Noticed in asda yesterday that they are doin Mobil 1 oil at less than half price £15 instead of £32!!! Think it was a 4 or 5 litre pack! Anyone in asda today have a look and check! John
  5. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
  6. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    afternoon guys i hope someone can help heres a little background of the car last year i purchased a saab 9-3 convertible shortly after having it the turbo blew so i replaced the turbo droped the pan cleaned the oil strainer and fitted the new crankshaft ventilation kit new oil filter and...
  7. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Can I please have some advice. I'm going for a cheap oil and filter change until my service is due at 72k miles. Do I go for :- kwik fit - mobil 1 synthetic £39 or national tyres - castrol synthetic £38 thanks in advance.
  8. Classic Saab 9-3/GM900 (1994 - 2002)/Conv ( -2003)
    Hi, The oil in my car has been in for a year / 6000 miles so is due for a change. I am aware it needs Fully Synthetic, So I was looking around and know Mobil 1 to be decent. But what grade should I use in my car with relatively high mileage at 125k? Halfords are doing 5L for £39.99 at the...
  9. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I usually change my own oil but yesterday I thought I would give Kwik Fit a call for a price..... I was quoted £39.00 for Mobil 1 including the filter !! The only thing that puts me off is the fact that the person I was talking to had no idea if Mobil 1 was semi synthetic or fully synthetic...
  10. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    Has anyone got any advice as to where's the cheapest place to get the synthetic oil needed for a 2.0T Aero oil change (6 litres). It's a pain cause mostly it's sold in 4litre or 5litre cans... thanks Mark
  11. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    With the price of petrol dropping (temporarily) has anyone seen the price of Mobil 1 or similar synthetic oil dropping. I change mine every 6000 and I,m seeing £45 to 55 for 4/5 litres when I used to pay around £30?
  12. Saab 9-3 Sedan/Combi/TurboX/AWD(2003+)/Conv(2004+)
    I have a 2005 9-3 with a 2.0t turbo 175 hp, and the manual states to use SAE 0W-30, SAE 5W-30 or SAE 0W-40 engine oil. The posts that I have read seem to lean towards using Mobil 1 SAE 0W-40 oil, but does anyone have experience with using the new Mobil 1 Advanced Fuel Economy SAE 0W-30? It also...
  13. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hi I've got a question regarding engine oil; there appears to be strong recommendations from various people to use Mobile 1 engine oil. Having now looked up the types, there appears to be two types that may be applicable; Mobile 1 0W/40 and Mobil 1 ESP 5W/30. I know that my hand book (3.0 TiD)...
  14. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    I have been looking for Mobil 1 for my regular 6 monthly oil and filter change. Prices seem to have shot up. I was quoted £39, £44 and £49 for 4 litres. So I tried ebay - £30 including delivery, arrived 2 days later in perfect nick Sorted
  15. Classic Saab 9-5 (1997 - 2009)
    Hi all, Have seen some Saab 5w-30 turbo oil over on elk parts web site @ £24 for 4 ltrs........is this stuff as good as Mobil 1? If it is , seems pretty good value. Any advise; Mitch
  16. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    I've jsut been into Halfords for some Mobil 1 0/40, but they only seem to be stocking turbo diesel in this spec'. Do you think this is meant for turbos AND diesels, rather than turbo-diesels? Thanks Kev
  17. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Just wondered if any of the big chains like halfords, etc, were offering deals on mobil 1 0/40 at the moment? Last lot I got a while back from halfords for about £35 with 1 liter free Cheers Kev
  18. Help, Advice, Saabs and Motoring
    Oil change time - does anyone know of any good deals on 0W40 Mobil 1?
  19. Saab 9000 (1984 - 1998)
    I have just been to my local ASDA and discovered that they are selling Mobil 1 5w-50 ( yes that's 5w-50 and not the 0-40 )for £17.99 which is half price. It is fully synthetic using the new SuperSyn technology. I know there are a lot of Mobil 1 fans on this site so just thought I'd pass the info...
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