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| Originally posted by Q_BMW@Sep 22 2004, 10:14 AM |
its time to do my first oil change and have a few quick questions. I live around chicago, its kinda warm now(70 deg) and will be getting cold really soon.
the dealer said the only synthetic oil they have 5W-30 form mobil. would that be good through the winter till december or can someone recommend something better ?
Also do i need a jack to raise the car on stands before doing the oil change ? or i could squeeze underneath ?
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| Originally posted by Q_BMW@Sep 22 2004, 03:17 PM |
0-40 ? that wont be too thick for the midwest winter ?
| Originally posted by Q_BMW@Sep 23 2004, 07:57 AM |
cool, will look for 0-40....also anyone have any experience / opinions on the K&N oil filters ?? good ...bad ???
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