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Can I use 4 year old engine oil?

Discussion in 'Car Repairs / Maintenance' started by DIYspanner, 17 May 2018.

  1. DIYspanner

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    There's x2 5L tubs of Quantum 507.00 LL (sealed) if I want it.

    Bottled in 2014 and has been kept in cool storage all the while.

    Will it still be healthy?
     
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    Yes
     
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    So what is the shelf life of full synthetic engine oil?
     
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    Many manufacturers seem to give their oils a 5 year shelf life.
     
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    Indeed, 5 years ...... in ideal storage, according to Millers!

    I've just purchased new instead! ...... £18+vat at the local VW.

    All the cars in family fleet use 5w30 so we use VW507.00/504.00
     
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