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: Changing The Oil

08-30-2005, 09:34 AM
Im doing an oil change for the first time since ive gotten my M3. I have to provide my mechanic with the oil though. I need synthetic oil obviously....Any suggestions on what kind to use cuz im a little lost in this category? Thanks

08-30-2005, 11:13 AM
Castrol TWS 10w-60 from your dealer.

Nick325xiT 5spd
08-30-2005, 11:14 AM
Castrol TWS 10w-60 from your dealer.
What he said. And remember that if you don't use it, BMW may void the warranty on your engine if it fails.

09-04-2005, 09:21 AM
Castrol RS or TWS 10W-60 is the ONLY oil approved for use in S54 engines.