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      07-21-2018, 08:55 AM   #375
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If you want to make it throaty get a DPF Delete, really wakes the car up. But it requires tuning to remove the error I think. Can be pricey.
Oh sweet, thanks mate, I'll definitely look into that.
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      07-28-2018, 10:28 PM   #376
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o Where abouts did you get them from ?
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I lean towards thinking the shell diesel feels better than the Caltex diesel
I think there's some placebo magic going on here, like when I installed my high flow air intake, the engine sounded way better and the turbo was louder and I got so hyped up I swear I could feel it going a bit faster haha
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I lean towards thinking the shell diesel feels better than the Caltex diesel
I think there's some placebo magic going on here, like when I installed my high flow air intake, the engine sounded way better and the turbo was louder and I got so hyped up I swear I could feel it going a bit faster haha
Definitely placebo magic.

Hardly any petroleum refining presence left in Australia so your diesel is sourced from a range of overseas refineries and shipped to Australia. Your BP diesel isn't made by BP; it's bought from an Asian refinery and sold to you by BP. Although there are minimum standards in place, the diesel will differ depending on which refinery supplies it.

Even when there was a refining presence, the majors didn't have refineries in every state. Caltex and BP would supply Shell in Queensland, and Shell would return the trade in Victoria.

BP isn't necessarily BP.
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