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Old 05-13-2010, 09:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How Much Oil Does an E36 2.5l take?

I just got my car and i was wondering what the oil capacity was for my car it is a e36 325i with the 2.5l I6?
I heard it was 6.5 quarts but i wanted to be sure
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I just got my car and i was wondering what the oil capacity was for my car it is a e36 325i with the 2.5l I6?
I heard it was 6.5 quarts but i wanted to be sure
It is actually 6.5 liters or 6.9 quarts........





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Thanks guys im doing the oil change today, what kind of filter do you recomend?
Thanks again for the help.
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Thanks guys im doing the oil change today, what kind of filter do you recomend?
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thanks but i already did it and o put a fram filter in it
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does any one know how to reset the oil life counter on the dash?
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