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  1. The MINI Board
    Hi guys, What other recommended oil should I use for my car? Manual says: Viscosity Classes: 0W-40, OW-30,5W-40, 5W-30 Approved Oil Types: -Bmw High Performance SAE 5W-30 -BMW LL01 -BMW LL01 FE (FE- Fuel Economy properties) These oils are only suitable for the following engines: N1x, N2x...
  2. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hey folks, Every time I do an oil change and I replace my oil filter, a ton of oil spils after I remove the oil filter cap. Yeah, put a rag around it but the spacing is so awkward it doesn't really work. And of course it goes down to the drive belt - not a good substance to have there. Does...
  3. X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    So I may be missing something really simple but I have been trying to reset the oil maintenance light on my 2010 X5 Xdrive 30i. I have tried inserting the key and hitting the start stop button once. I have tried just hitting the start/stop button once with out the key. I always get the same...
  4. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I changed the oil in my 02 530i about a month ago and just noticed yesterday that the oil filler cap is missing. I've searched a few posts on here and was surprised to see I'm not the only one who has done this... The car is parked until a replacement cap arrives. My question now is whether I...
  5. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hey everyone, The warranty that came with the car is just about to end and I didn't get the extended maintenance warranty. So, I'm looking into changing my own oil for the car which is a e90 2007 328i. Has anyone done it before? Like what supplies are needed? I know an oil filter, the oil of...
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