This Inspection I oil change package for the M20 six-cylinder cars includes high performance Red Line 15W50 synthetic oil and an OEM Mahle oil filter.
This kit includes everything you need for an oil change on the E21 323i (1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983), E30 325e, 325es, 325i, 325is, 325ix (1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991), E30 325ic (1987-1993), E28 528e (1982-1988) and E34 525i (1989-1990).Kit Contents:
- 5 quarts of Red Line 15W50 synthetic motor oil (the capacity is approximately 4.5 quarts)
- 1 OEM Mahle oil filter kit
- 1 Copper Seal Ring for Oil Drain Plug
Red Line15W50 is our top choice for older BMW engines equipped with rocker arms that called for 15W40 or 20W50 oil from the factory - M10, M20, M30, S14, M88, and S38. It has very high ratings for viscosity at high temps and HTHS resistance (High Temperature, High Sheer).
The Mahle OEM oil filter kit includes the filter and a drain plug crush seal. We insist on OEM or Original BMW filters for our customers. Mahle is an OE supplier to BMW for this and many other filters and components found in your BMW. As an original supplier, Mahle's filter products meet or exceed the requirements from BMW. They are engineered for the correct fit and filtration needs of the M20 6-cylinder engines.
If you proactively maintain your car, and take interest in its care and performance, there are several other things to check during a routine oil change (aka Inspection I service):top off and inspect other fluids: power steering, other hydraulic fluids, coolant, brake fluid (replace annually)empty oil catch can (if added)clean or replace engine air filter (replace annually)clean or replace cabin air filter (replace annually)set all tire pressures, including your spare (if equipped)inspect brake pads and rotorsinspect serpentine belts for crackinginspect all hoses, including power steering, for leaks or poor fitmentinspect intake boots for cracks or leaksTake this opportunity to inspect the general condition of the engine bay and chassis. Staying ahead of problems, even minor ones, will help avoid major issues in the future. As well as help you get the most enjoyment from BMW ownership.
BMW Fitments:3 Series
E21 (75-83) > 323i3 Series
E30 (84-91) > 325e
E30 (84-91) > 325es
E30 (84-91) > 325i
E30 (84-91) > 325is
E30 (84-91) > 325ix5 Series
E28 (82-88) > 528e5 Series
E34 (89-95) > 525i M20