View Full Version : best oil for a 325.??
03-06-2004, 05:33 AM
like the thread says...
iam doing a change 2morrow... what do u guys put in your car.. the typer and amount etc..
03-06-2004, 06:46 AM
what kind of oil was originaly run in it ? synthetic ? regular ?
03-06-2004, 06:51 AM
03-06-2004, 07:03 AM
then stick with regular....
older engines supposedly run better with regular oil....i would say stick with a 10w30...
03-06-2004, 01:17 PM
For regular oil use Castrol GTX 10W30. I've been using that stuff for years and it really lasts. Even when revving the crap out of my car I get respectable milage on it between oil changes. BMW also recommends using Castrol GTX :)
Also, using synthetic oil on older engines will only make your oil burn away faster. Stick with the cheaper regular oil as it's thicker and won't burn as easily.
03-06-2004, 02:51 PM
thanx guys.... i am doing an engine flush and oil change today i think
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