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Engine Oil Service – BMW N20 Turbo 4-Cylinder Engine
The following procedure gives step by step instructions on replacing the engine oil and filter in BMW vehicles with the N20 turbocharged 4-cylinder engine.
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Possible Symptoms: Not applicable for this repair.
This repair can be used on the following BMW models:
Intermediate level repair.
Step 1 - Purchase Parts
You will need the following parts and supplies to perform this repair.
Step 2 - Repair Procedure
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- Hot oil can scald your skin. Use protective clothing and gloves while doing this procedure.
1. Remove oil filler cap
2. Replace oil filter
The vehicle should be at operating temperature for proper oil drainage (oil temperature>70°C/158°F).
Do not overfill oil - it could severally damage the engine.
3. Drain and Replace Engine Oils-11-42Copyright BMW Repair Guide 2023 - All Rights Reserved