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My wife is roadside and discovered her oil is really low -

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My wife is roadside and discovered her oil is really low - car overheating - 2002X5 - small local store only has sae30 - 10w30 and 10w40 - which should she use in this situation ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  internal88 replied 1 year ago.

Hello, I'm Brandon - BMW tech.

Use 10w30

Expert:  internal88 replied 1 year ago.

5w-30 will be best but 10W30 is the only choice then it will be fine.

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