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Old 01-16-2005, 07:51 PM
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Originally Posted by rumratt
Mobile 1 or BMW oil (both synthetic) seem to be most common. I use the BMW oil while it's under warranty to avoid any dumb "you used the wrong oil" arguments from the dealer. I recently bought 2 cases. With the BMWCCA discount it was $3.20/quart. Not bad.
Note that only Mobil 1 0W40 meets BMW oil specifications, so using the other grades can be problematic at best. If in doubt, just use the BMW branded stuff.

BTW, its Mobil, not Mobile (which is a city in Alabama).
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