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What oil type do I use...2003 vw beetle?

Just bought a 2003 vw beetle without an owner's manual.
I live in north texas and was wondering what type of oil should
I use?

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If U live in a cold climate use 5W-30W, if u live in a moderate climate with hot summers use 10W-30W, any name brand meets your engines requirements. Do not use any oils heavier than these two, it can cause engine bearing damage.

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    yadayada Dec 18, 2008

    10W-40W is not a recommended oil.

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    ciera wilson Sep 08, 2014

    my 03 beetle takes 10w-30.

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10w-30 in the winter and 10w-40 in the summer. Good Luck

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