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I need some info on my 520i that i just bought

Like how much oil does it take, radator cap. and coolant mixture
and just some general maint. info
its my first BMW any good websites?

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The oil it uses is a 10w40 and needs 5.75litres with filter when doing an oil change. Coolant mixture is always 50% antifreeze and 50% water, this is pretty much the rule of thumb when doing coolant change on any vehicle and has a 10.5L. This includes both the radiator and engine coolant capacity.

Brake fluid is a DOT 4, power steering fluid is either a Dexron II or CHF 7.1/11S. Differential oil grade is a SAE 90W and takes 1.7 litres.

I can supply endless info on these if you need as I used to own own before owning an e39,e36,e38,e46,e93 and now a yamaha r6!

Hope this helps!

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