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      02-26-2009, 12:51 AM   #45
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Did anyone say......Mobil 1 0W40?

My stack in 2/06.........I have 7 bottles and 4 filters left........

Hey, where did you bought those cases. Everywhere I been (NAPA, Kragen, PEP BOYS, Autozone, Walmart), they only sell 0W-40 as 1 quart bottles
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      03-08-2009, 09:41 AM   #46
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Advanced Auto Parts has a Mobil 1 promotion: 5 qts + filter for $29.99. They had several different varieties including the 0-40w european spec oil.

It appears as long as they enter the promotion code in the register that the oil rings up at $4.30 a qt. I bought 10 qts and a filter for my wife's mdx since M1 does not have BMW cartridge filters.

There is also a $10 rebate for the oil starting in April. You can sign up on Mobil's web site.
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      01-04-2010, 05:27 PM   #47
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just pick one of these babies up at Sears or something......it's what I used.........

i've been using Mobil 1 0W40......but I'm going to switch to Castrol 0W30.........

they're both BMW LL-01...........

The strap wrench on the oil filter cover works great! Huge savings over the OEM filter cover wrench...
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      01-04-2010, 09:58 PM   #48
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Get the oil and the wrench from tichers. I bought the strap also and couldn't keep it from slipping. Took it back. Bavarian has the wrench for $14.95
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      01-05-2010, 12:46 AM   #49
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my strap wrench is a Craftsman brand from Sears.........works great

i've been using it for the last 10 DIY oil changes.........
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