How can,you tell if thee oil needs changing

Asked by Jan 26, 2017 at 06:59 AM about the 2005 BMW 3 Series 320i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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When the oil reminder goes off, or it's been in there too long. Thick and black is also an indication. Change the oil on your car every 7500 and use Full Synthetic 5W-30 with spec LL01.

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.....or once a year if you didn't get to the 7500 miles.

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