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      08-13-2012, 06:24 AM   #11
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Drives: 2007 E90 328i 6MT sport/prem
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Tim06325xi View Post
Can I use Castrol Edge 5w-30 for my oil change on a 2006 325xi?
No. Too thin, HTHS too low.

I know that most will have a hard time accepting this, but Edge 0W30 is thicker than Edge 5W30 until sub-zero and is more shear stable.

Stick with the recommendations.