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Old 01-29-2013, 10:29 AM
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Oil change tips

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The only BMW approved oil is Castrol TWS or RS 10W-60. The oil is not easy to find, dealer or a few online places.

IIRC, it takes a bit of 6 liters (oil comes in liter bottles) to do a change.

Filters are fairly easy to come by.

Some people use Royal Purple.
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You're welcome.

Typing to fast, a bit OVER 6 liters for the change.
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