VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum -

Go Back   VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum - > Volkswagen GTI / Golf Topics > GTI & Golf MKVI General Discussions

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-05-2018, 04:35 PM   #29
Formula 5000 Driver
aj_law's Avatar
Drives: 2012 Tornado Red 4DR 6MT GTI
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 1,300
Originally Posted by 1ashchuckton View Post
I pick up 5 quarts of Mobil 1 0w40 502 spec from Wally World for $22. Then I do the Mobil rebate for another $10 off. Final cost $12 for the oil. I buy my filters from ECS for $10. Nice cheap $22 DIY oil change. 67 Y.O. & still changing my own oil.

Not sure how much the local dealer charges. I'd guess at least 3 times what my DIY costs.

('12 4DR/TR/6MT GTI - MEMBER OF THE 130K+ MILE CLUB) WISHLIST (bolded Performance - Unitronic Stage 1 & CAI // Unibrace UB // DG springs // H&R 26FSB/22RSB // Tyrolsport Subframe Kit ||| Cosmetic - OZ Leggera HLT // Color matched markers/lip/rear emblem insert // OEM Black emblems // Depo Tinted LED tails // Raceseng Ashiko shift knob // 30% tint // Soundaktor delete
aj_law is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-07-2018, 01:26 AM   #30
Drag Racing Champion
Drives: 2.5 MK6
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: Montreal, Canada
Posts: 67
Originally Posted by Blakcard View Post

6 Liters of oil?? Where the heck are they putting it? Our cars take 5L at the most. Why so much oil??

Maybe if they do the OEM 5L you'll save $5- 10
I have the 2.5 engine... It takes 6L.
marksix is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.