What kind of oil do I put in a 2001 BMW 325X series?

Asked by Jun 17, 2014 at 07:26 PM about the 2001 BMW 3 Series 325xi

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My oil light is coming on and there is obviously oil leaking.

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Is the oil light yellow, then yes, you are low. Fix the leak and use any oil that you want that is BMW LL-01 approved. Two come to mind, BMW OEM 5W-30 or Mobil 1 0W-40

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