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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 08-03-2004, 09:23 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i have an '86 325e coupe with 283,000 km on it. its time to change its oil and i was wondering if i should upgrade to synthetic. any suggestions?
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Old 08-03-2004, 09:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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BMW recommends Mobil 1 Synthetic.
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BMW recommends Mobil 1 Synthetic.
just chatted with my local BMW dealer, and they dont recommend synthetic because it'll ruin all the seals... looks like im gonna run some castrol GTX 20-50
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yah man i run castrol oil also :-D...high mileage thoh
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