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Old 05 May 2013, 14:20   #1
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Wrong oil

Engine servicing today and all was well with the world until I went to pour in the 2nd 5lt bottle of oil. Glanced at the label and 2 stroke oil ........aaaaagh f@@@kin hell!!
Drain the engine again and 30 poorer.
I had asked for the right oil and the girl at the chandlers said no problem but being a schmuk I didn't check.

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Old 05 May 2013, 14:40   #2
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Just as we'll you noticed.

I'd speak to the chandlers, seems their staff need training.
Is that with or without VAT?
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