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  1. e60 DPF removed, oil choices LL01 vs LL04

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Had DPF filter removed from my 520d 177hp. Was using LL04 Mobil1 5w30. After DPF removed is it safe to use LL01? LL01 seems to be better oil as it doesn't have additives that are in LL04 for DPF filter maintenance. Any suggestions, experiences?
  2. bmw LL01 v LL04

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    as above...the ll04 oil can be used in cas requiring Ll01..but not the other way around..but what about using LL01 in a car with a dpf which has been removed..the low ash in the LL04 is surely not neded ...i know if your using Ll01 and doing regular changes that it will not matter one iota,,but...
  3. e46 320d - Filled Mobil1 0w40 - not LL-01 anymore, a problem?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello I filled Mobil1 0w40 on my 320d as it was what I used last time. I see now that the oil is changed and not LL-01 certified anymore. Should I change oil again, or should it be fine to run for a year/7500km?
  4. M54 330 engine oil - does it need to be LL01 or 04 approved ?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I found this from amazon but there is no BMW 'LL" approval. Will it still be optimal for engine performance etc? http://amzn.eu/2Qhbz1v
  5. The old "which engine oil" question. LL-01 or LL-04

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Sorry to raise this question guys. I am sure its been debated many times over. I have the 2L N43 direct injection petrol engine with low miles The handbook reads any LL-01 oil so i did a recent oil change with Mobil 1 0W40. Now looking at the previous service invoice the dealer used Shell...
  6. LL01 oil in a 2001 330d 184bhp - Question

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I am currently buying the 7 litres of fuel needed to service my car and I noticed Halfords have a sale of 5 litres for £12 for 5W30 fully Synthetic which is LL01 approved. Now from looking online I am suppose to use a LL04 approved for a bmw diesel, however from what I read this is because it...
  7. Which Castrol Oil? LL-01 or LL-04 (0W-30 or 5W-30)

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, A little confused as to what spec oil I should be using, I own a 2003 (53) 318i Sport Saloon and am being told either Castrol Edge 0W-30 or Castrol 5W-30 can be used, which should I use?
  8. BMW LL01 spec oil much cheapness..

    General BMW Discussions
    5 litres, free postage, dogshat cheap!! im just the messenger by the way i haven't used it or bought any.. http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Comma-5w-30-Fully-Synth-Oil-5-Ltr-GMLL-B-025-BMW-LL-01-/370152463997?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item562ece5e7d
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