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      07-16-2018, 07:02 AM   #1
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liqui moly oil

Hey guys,
I'm debating which oil to stick with

try out the liquimoly
leichtlauf high tech or
the molygen (green)

for f30 n55

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Hey guys,
I'm debating which oil to stick with

try out the liquimoly
leichtlauf high tech or
the molygen (green)

for f30 n55

Thanks for the input
I use the Leichtlauf High Tech
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      07-21-2018, 09:27 PM   #3
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Molygen. If your car is old enough that you're doing your own changes it's old enough for gasket leaks to develop, which are easily traced with Molygen.
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I use leichtlauf as well. Want to try molygen but I can't find it anywhere in Canada.
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I use leichtlauf as well. Want to try molygen but I can't find it anywhere in Canada.
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I use leichtlauf as well. Want to try molygen but I can't find it anywhere in Canada.
I would like to try out the molygen but just like to know if it compare to the leichtlauf currently in my car
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My first oil change was with Molygen. Going to send it in to Blackstone for testing next oil change.
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My first oil change was with Molygen. Going to send it in to Blackstone for testing next oil change.
cool, keep me updated
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After a 2,000 miles with MolyGen and Ceratec my mileage has gone up by 2 MPG. I'd have never believed it but it's true.
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My local and trusted BMW indy shop uses Liquimoly. The shop owner still races one of his specially modified BMWs.
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My local and trusted BMW indy shop uses Liquimoly. The shop owner still races one of his specially modified BMWs.
Going to do my first liqui moly oil change tomorrow we will see what the difference is!
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After a 2,000 miles with MolyGen and Ceratec my mileage has gone up by 2 MPG. I'd have never believed it but it's true.
Problem is you put both in... could be ceratec with Castrol gives you the same benefits?
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Where are y'all getting the Liqui Moly?

Might try some on my next change coming up at 60k...

Currently using M1 0w40. Live in NorCal. 2014 N26 motor.

Which Liqui Moly (specifically) would you guys recommend for me?
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Just went to the Molly side today! I have a 3 hour road trip tomorrow so we will see what my fuel usage is. Last trip to the same spot I averaged 34mpg on BMW dealer oil.
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Where are y'all getting the Liqui Moly?

Might try some on my next change coming up at 60k...

Currently using M1 0w40. Live in NorCal. 2014 N26 motor.

Which Liqui Moly (specifically) would you guys recommend for me?
FCP Euro or ECS Tuning

I recommend FCP
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Wow -- You Guys Are Good

I have never changed my oil and really noticed a difference outside changing the viscosity of the oil - 5W-30 to 5W-40 noise reduction / turbo spool.
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If the oil is really better or worse for the car -- I guess an oil analysis over a multiple oil changes would show the oil's merit.

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I have never changed my oil and really noticed a difference outside changing the viscosity of the oil - 5W-30 to 5W-40 noise reduction / turbo spool.
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If the oil is really better or worse for the car -- I guess an oil analysis over a multiple oil changes would show the oil's merit.

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You noticed it was quieter with 40 weight instead of 30 weight, correct?

Im running 40 weight right now (M1) and trying to decide if I should go with Liqui Moly 30 or 40 for my next oil change...

What are N20/N26 guys using, appreciate any responses.
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Problem is you put both in... could be ceratec with Castrol gives you the same benefits?
Could be, but lacking two identical cars to conduct a comparison test I guess we'll never know.
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My local indy used to use Special Tec LL 5W30 LiquiMoly but has since changed to Total. My old bimmer had a couple oil change with that oil and it worked ok for OCI 6-7k miles.

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I just poured in the liqui moly molygen (green bottle)
I figure in the long run I could just use a blacklight to find any oil leaks or what not, catch em before it becomes major
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Where are y'all getting the Liqui Moly?
The big brown truck brings mine from Amazon.
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cool, keep me updated
Oil change is due. Will try to get it done in the next week or two then I'll send it in to get tested.
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