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Is Fuchs Titan FE oil worth the extra $$$?

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Is Fuchs Titan FE oil worth the extra $$$?

Fuchs Titan FE gear oil costs 40% more than non FE.
Worth to spend the extra?
Last edited by cristianosham on Aug 9th, 2019 2:27 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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I think you mean Fuchs.

What does the manufacture say the difference is between the the two? What was FE stand for?
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I guess it depends if you give a Fuchs sake.
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If you are doing the job yourself use the best and you are more likely to get a good outcome in the end - oils well that ends well.
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Martin (deal addict) wrote: If you are doing the job yourself use the best and you are more likely to get a good outcome in the end - oils well that ends well.
Yeah I sprang the extra for the Fuchs FE and also Febi haldex oil since it's going to be home made oil changes. Still waiting for them filters to arrive from the UK.
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cristianosham wrote: Yeah I sprang the extra for the Fuchs FE and also Febi haldex oil since it's going to be home made oil changes. Still waiting for them filters to arrive from the UK.
thank goodness you updated this thread, we were all anxiously awaiting your decision
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Swerny wrote: thank goodness you updated this thread, we were all anxiously awaiting your decision
You are welcome buddy, unfortunately the stealership nailed me 15 bucks for 3 lousy drain plugs.
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cristianosham wrote: You are welcome buddy, unfortunately the stealership nailed me 15 bucks for 3 lousy drain plugs.
I just paid $5 for a drain plug from CT, which I think is reasonable.
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Had some free time this afternoon and coming back from home depot. So why not tackle the rear differential oil change. This was less than 15 minutes, even quicker than an engine oil change.
Fill plug out, drain plug out, new drain plug, pump in the new oil, and new fill plug.
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Today I had some free time to get the front done.
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Did you make sure the car was level when filling those diffs?

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