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E46 M3 (2001-2006) Engine: S54 - Max Hp: 333 hp at 7,900 rpm / 262 lb/ft at 4,900 rpm
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Old Sat, Apr-08-2017, 07:27:43 PM   #21
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Default Re: Castrol Edge 10w-60

You can get Castrol 10W-60 from your Audi dealerships for $9 and some change a liter. Don't buy it from BMW. Unless you like spending more.
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Does BMW even still sell TWS or did you mean the BMW branded shell twin turbo bologna?

Great shout on the Audi dealers, though I've heard prices can vary, so may need to shop around if you have multiple dealers in your vicinity.
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Does BMW even still sell TWS or did you mean the BMW branded shell twin turbo bologna?

Great shout on the Audi dealers, though I've heard prices can vary, so may need to shop around if you have multiple dealers in your vicinity.
BMW partnered up with Shell so the dealerships no longer carry Castrol as far as I'm aware.

Here's Castrol's automotive partners: http://www.castrol.com/en_gb/united-...commended.html
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Did you buy this off amazon or amazon.uk? Tried to look it up and can only find it being sold in the UK.
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Does BMW even still sell TWS or did you mean the BMW branded shell twin turbo bologna?

Great shout on the Audi dealers, though I've heard prices can vary, so may need to shop around if you have multiple dealers in your vicinity.
I get mine at the Audi dealer for $9.52/liter. It's nice when they think you own an R8
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You're fine. Castrol has been tweaking its 10W-60 formulation and changing its packaging for years.

Nice but you are missing the great-great-grandfather version of the TWS 10w60

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I got mine for $9.55 from audi last week. Oh the current version is made in Neudorf, Austria vs the previous version being made in Germany.

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Default Re: Castrol Edge 10w-60

At one time there were two Castrol 10w60s. I'm worried that's still the case, a stout TWS made in germany and some other weak sauce version. Other worry is that there's just one 10w60 and it's not that good anymore. The one simply branded "EDGE" was not desirable, but this was a year or two ago...
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Nice but you are missing the great-great-grandfather version of the TWS 10w60

I had one of those bottles too up until about a year ago.
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