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      02-15-2013, 01:20 PM   #1
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Castrol GC 0w-30

Can someone look at the attached pictures and tell me if this Oil is the German Formula of Castrol 0w=30? that most people are puting into their N54s.
or this is not it.
Reason I am confused or unsure, becasue I thought the product was supposed to be Sytec, NOT Edge, but all other specs are there including LL01.

Car is 2007 335i Sedan with approx 67miles.

Thanks in advance.
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      02-15-2013, 02:37 PM   #2
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Yes:

- API SL
- ACEA A3
- LL-01
- European Formula
- Made in Germany
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Made in Germany so yes
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I am blind, it says right on top.
Formally knowns as SYNTEC.

Sorry.
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      02-17-2013, 04:59 PM   #5
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I am blind, it says right on top.
Formally knowns as SYNTEC.

Sorry.
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No, you're better to check for everything to make sure you're getting the right thing. No apologies necessary.
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Bottle looks different, but all the important specs are correct.
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