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1999 bmw 540i: how much oil does it use for an oil change

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i have a 1999 bmw 540i how much oil does it use for an oil change? and what kind of oil?
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  William B replied 9 years ago.
HeyCustomer thanks for the question on your BMW,

The 1999 540i with the 4.4 liter V8 engine has a capacity of 7.5 liters, which is 7.925 quarts. BMW recommends using synthetic SAE 5W-30 for this car. It has a cartridge type oil filter element mounted in the engine compartment on left, drivers side, in front of the top of the schock, big six sided black cap.

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