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E39 (1997 - 2003)
The BMW 5-Series (E39 chassis) was introduced in the United States as a 1997 model year car and lasted until the 2004 when the E60 chassis was released. The United States saw several variations including the 525i, 528i, 530i and 540i. -- View the E39 Wiki

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Old 01-22-2014, 10:31 PM
pauleeee pauleeee is offline
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Castrol Euro Formula Synthetic

Been using the 0w 30 for some time now. Noticed they have a 0w 40 now. Any benefit to switching to you can think of?
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Old 01-23-2014, 06:06 AM
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I would love to read from someone that knows this also. Castrol has about 3-4 oils that meet the ACEA A3/B4 spec, which are the only truly full synthetic oil.
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