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Top up with 15/40 oil when using 10/40????

Just wondered could you top up using 15/40 oil. I am currently using 10/40 in both cars,just that Asda has got a deal on 4 litres of castrol 15/40 for £10, would only be using for top ups both cars only doing around 4k miles p.a. each change oil/filter every year using Mobil 10/40 any problems likely to arise????????
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Its not gonna kill it as long as its wasnt a synthetic in it before you top up with a non synthetic....
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It is always best to top up with the same grade if you can, obviously though in an emergency any oil is better than no oil..
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Its not gonna kill it as long as its wasnt a synthetic in it before you top up with a non synthetic....
Even that shouldn't really matter.

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