LOW ENGINE OIL

Asked by Mar 10, 2010 at 11:48 PM about the 2008 BMW X5 4.8i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My low engine oil warning keeps coming on even after putting in 5 qts of oil.  Can I really add more?  I just need it at safe enough level to get it to the dealership (an hour away).

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Its takes 8qts.

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