ive been looking for a manual e46 to buy for several months now. I have found a very clean e46 with only 70k miles. The thing that worries me is that since it was barely driven it took 3-4 years to hit 15k miles on the car. Resulting, the carfax only shows that the oil was changed twice at the...
Just curious what oil everyone prefers.
BMW Long-life rating LL-01 Approved Synthetic Oils for the US Market:
* Castrol Syntec European Formula SAE 0W-30
* Mobil 1 SAE 0W-40
* Pennzoil Platinum European Formula Ultra SAE 5W-30
* Valvoline SynPower SAE 5W-30
* BMW synthetic SAE 5w-40
I was driving on a highway where gas stations where few and far in betwee. My oil light (yellow) showed up and I made the first stop possible to top off my oil. Only one I found was "Castrol 10w-30 part synthetic" and my car had a recent oil change with "Castrol 10w-30 Full synthetic". Is the...