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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-20-2010, 06:54 PM Thread Starter
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Suitable engine oil & fuel for RR SIlver Shadow 2?

i would like to know what would be the most suitable oil to put into a RR Silver Shandow 2. I currently use 15/40 Castrol GTX. Does anyone recommend anything else or is 15/40 Castrol GTX most suitable for the job?

on the 2nd note - what fuel type are RR Silver Shadow 2 owner putting into their cars? Standard unleaded or Super unleaded?

you advice would be most appreciated

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-21-2010, 11:45 AM
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Oil & Fuel.

I have just had mine serviced by a RR mechanic of 33 yrs. He recommended Semi synthetic. I asked about fuel, he tells me that the same valves are used for home and USA cars so it should not make any difference from an engine wear point of view which fuel you use (petrol of course). I use the super unleaded.

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You can use any of these ones.

BP Super Visco-Static.

-20W/50.
-10W/50.
-10W/40.
-10W/30.

---------------------------- OR ----------------------------

Castrol GTX Castrolite.

-10W/30.

--------------------------- OR ----------------------------

ESSO.

-UNIFLO.

---------------------------- OR ----------------------------

Mobil Oil Super.

-10W/50.
-10W/40.

---------------------------- OR ----------------------------

Shell Super Motor Oil.

-20W/30.

Shell Super Motor Oil.

-10W/50.
-5W/20.

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