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#1 (permalink) Old 08-16-2004, 04:16 PM
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Hi gang,
Okay, I know everyone has their own opinion but here's the question anyways.
I have a 1992 e30 325 ic with only 80k on it. I live in CT. Any advise on what kind and what weight oil I should use???
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i use 20-50 but it totally up to u
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same here, 1986 325es 94K miles.... 20-50.

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I use Valvoline 10w-30 but its personal choice, e30devo what type of body kit is that on your car?
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10w/30 or 40 synthetic CASTROL BABY!!

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e30devo what type of body kit is that on your car?
i dont know, i bought the car like in the sig

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Ya those are def not factory sideskits or rear lip.....gives it a nice power boat look though

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20-50 and nothing else!!!
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20-50 and nothing else!!!
how can you possibly sacrafice that much power...you are losing 5-10 horsepower!!! man my e30 felt like someone was strangling it when i ran that... unless you live in year round 110 degree weather then i could understand

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