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CLK oil top up

Discussion in 'Engine, Drivetrain, Fuel and Exhaust' started by twistgrip, Oct 27, 2012.

  1. twistgrip

    twistgrip Senior Member

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    My car SL 350 05,sons car CLK320,other cars BMW 318IS ,95, 1964 Chev Corvair Monza restoring.
    Hi, the oil top up has come up on my sons 2004 clk 320,which type of oil should he use for this model
    thanks steve.
     
  2. Silver_Star

    Silver_Star Senior Member

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    Your Mercedes:
    W203.006, S211.208 Land Rover 90
    I take it that it a petrol? If so any meeting MB229.3 or 229.5 will be fine.

    It's only a top up.
     
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    twistgrip

    twistgrip Senior Member

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    My car SL 350 05,sons car CLK320,other cars BMW 318IS ,95, 1964 Chev Corvair Monza restoring.
    Hi yes it is petrol,would shell or castrol do and what visosity.In my sl service book it tells me shell 5 w 30 has been used,would this do for his car
    thanks steve.
     
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    Silver_Star Senior Member

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    Your Mercedes:
    W203.006, S211.208 Land Rover 90
    Shell, castrol, mobil, Fuchs will all be fine; it is the spec that is important.

    Any viscosity sold in the UK that meets the MB spec will be fine for the engine and climate.
     
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    twistgrip

    twistgrip Senior Member

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    My car SL 350 05,sons car CLK320,other cars BMW 318IS ,95, 1964 Chev Corvair Monza restoring.
    Thanks for that,will pass on info,
    Regards steve
     

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