Thread: Engine Oil Q!
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Old 08-25-2012, 07:24 PM
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Originally Posted by kskane View Post
Guys, is it possible to do a engine oil change on M54-525i '04 E60 just using a single jack on one side and without removing the entire bottom cover? I would like to try and change the oil myself, but not sure if it is possible without removing the whole bottom cover? I know the oil filter element is accessible on the top right of the engine, but in order to drain the oil I am not sure. Can anyone help with some suggestions/comments?

Since an oil change is needed only once every 10-12K miles, why bother to do it yourself?
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