BMW 116i 10W-40 engine oil?

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BMW 116i 10W-40 engine oil?

Post by BeamerSmith » Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:05 am

Hey!

My bmw lately been eating a lot of oil... Someone recommended 10w-40 oil should I try that? If so what brand? Maybe Motul?

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Re: BMW 116i 10W-40 engine oil?

Post by marco_polo » Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:47 am

It's obviously an iffy bodge for a totally fecked engine, but if you want to try a thicker grade I'd go for something like an inexpensive Castrol Magnatec 5W-40 C3 Fully Synthetic.
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Re: BMW 116i 10W-40 engine oil?

Post by BeamerSmith » Tue Aug 13, 2019 9:54 pm

Thank you for your recommendation!:)

Ive made an oil change with what you recommended yesterday! Before It had Castrol 5W-30 in it and burned 1 liter every 1k km.. Lets see what happens now!

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Re: BMW 116i 10W-40 engine oil?

Post by saque_bien » Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:12 pm

castrol 10w60

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