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What type & weight of oil does my BMW 528e take

I would like to know what type of oil my car takes, and if it ok to use desiel oil?

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The correct oil weight is 5W20, but 5W30 can be used also. Be consistant when using oil, try to use the same brand and always use the same viscosity. This vehicle requires 4.5 liters of engine oil.

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You can get a professional consult free from mobile 1 at 1800 033-0863. It appears that 10w-30 and 10w-40 are commonly used in this make but the climate you live in could make a difference as well as your driving style. If the engine runs hot you'll want a heavier weight possibly but if you are in a cold climate that might not be the best thing. I'd call the number.

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