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What type of oil for a 1996 BMW 318i?


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2014-06-13 22:35:05
2014-06-13 22:35:05

The type of oil used for a 1996 BMW 318i is 5W 40. This oil can be purchased at any auto parts store such as AutoZone or NAPA.

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