I've heard from my brother that a lot of people who own performance vehicles strongly recomend changing the oil and the filter after the first 1000 miles of running the car.
I've had a couple of new non-performance ford focuses(Zetec S), and i've never changed the oil at 1000 miles...
I was looking at Opie Oils web site yesterday after another member put up a post about a discount code, worth 10% off ones order.
I logged in and had previously used Opie Oil so know that there prices are good generally.
They have a section upon registering as a customer to show...
Results are in from the oil analysis at 2240 miles on the initial fill.
- All engine wear indicators very low
- TBN and viscosity show plenty of life left in the oil
- Very low particle count (expected higher based on colour which is why you shouldn't go just by that)
- No fuel
- Nothing to...
Getting away from the boring seat conversations and whether there is a delay or not blah blah blah . Lets discuss getting on track with the new car and whether it will need any special attention when pushed hard,
We have heard that the RDU has a fail safe built into it so I`m not too concerned...
When I bought my RS I did a big service and noticed the engine had only 1,5 liters of oil left in it (I also got a red oil light while driving, this is what threw me off :p).
Anyway, after the big service I filled it up with 6 liters of fresh oil and checked my oil levels weekly...
Just seen on their Facebook they are doing 15% off everything over Easter, ending midnight Monday.
Use code "EASTER" on checkout.
Might be time to stock up on oil again in time for a oil change