What oil does a BMW M3 E46 take?

What oil does a BMW M3 E46 take?

BMW recommends using this specific Shell 10W60 oil in the newer M cars, including 2001-2006 E46 M3 (S54 engine), 2005+ E60 M5 (S85 engine), E9X M3 (S65 engine) and some 2000-2003 E39 M5 and Z8 cars (for S62 engine, check your engine bay prior to ordering).

What do I need to LS swap an E46?

E46 LS Swap components:

  1. Engine / Motor Mounts.
  2. T56 / TR6060 Gearbox Cross member.
  3. Custom V8 Exhaust Headers.
  4. Sump Kit w/ Remote Oil Filter Setup.
  5. Cooling System Kit.
  6. Air Con Kit.
  7. TR6060 Shifter Kit – Adjustable.
  8. CAN Bus Solution for OEM Functionality.

What type of oil does a BMW E46 take?

BMW recommends Full synthetic 10w30. If you use there recommended oil you can go 1 year or 15,000 miles between oil changes using a BMW filter cartridge.

How much oil does a BMW E46 take?

Regardless of the model, you have in the US the general rule of thumb is that the BMW E46 takes 6.9 Quarts of oil from dry. When we change our own oil we tend to see about 1/2 a quart remaining in the engine. Be careful when topping up or replacing your oil because you do not want to overfill the oil on your engine.

What is 10w60 oil used for?

It supports modern passenger car gasoline and diesel engines as well as motorcycles with air and water-cooled four-stroke engines in road and off-road operation. The smooth-running character of the oil ensures measurable fuel savings.

Can you LS swap a BMW?

Considering the sky-high repair costs BMW owners face in the States, an LS swap on an E39 540 can be less expensive than even relatively minor engine work on the stock 4.4-litre V8. An LS swap doesn’t really change the character of that car, but the same cannot be said for an E36 M3.

What LS swap means?

An LS swap is a type of engine swap using General Motors’ LS engine series. Motor Trend noted in 2020 that “the Chevy LS V-8 engine has become the de facto engine swap suggestion for anyone seeking to add power to their existing platform” due to the engine’s relatively compact size and light weight.

Can u LS swap a BMW?

Can you LS swap a E36?

This Stage 1 packages includes the basic components needed to mount your engine into your BMW E36. For those who want a turn key engine swap, we offer a comprehensive Stage 3 Swap Package that includes everything needed to install and start your new LS engine.

What oil does a BMW 318i take?

What Kind Of Oil Does A Bmw 318i Take?

Viscosity: 10W-30 (-20 To 10) 10W-40 (-20 To 20) 15W-40 (Above -15) 5W-20 (Below 0) 5W-30 (Below 10)
Capacity: 5.3 quarts. (with filter)After refill check oil level.
Torque: M22x1.5 – 45 ft/lbs (Oil Drain Plug) M18x1.5 – 26 ft/lbs (Oil Drain Plug) M12x1.5 – 19 ft/lbs (Oil Drain Plug)

What is the best engine oil for a BMW E46 318i?

Motor oil Helix Ultra 5W-40 fully complies with the specification for the 318i/Ci, -Coupe, -Touring (M43TU, E46) (3 Series) (P) (1997-1998) and is the ideal lubricant for this car BMW.

Do you offer swap kits for the E46 chassis?

We offer Stage 1 or more complete swap kits for the E46 chassis. We also provide a drive out assembly service. We can engineer this combo to comply for Australian roads and offer support if you are the DIY builder and wish to use out swap kits.

Can I swap my E46 for a V8 street weapon?

We have developed a complete Swap Kit that allows this combo to be possible to anyone! We all know handing over your car and asking for a V8 street weapon in return is not cheap, so we offer ready made components on the shelf allowing any wrench slinger to get it built. We offer Stage 1 or more complete swap kits for the E46 chassis.

Is the BMW M3 with the S54 engine worth it?

The M3 with its S54 engine is amazing and very unique, although very expensive and not the only solution for this chassis! The LS engine fits very well, keeps the car’s amazing handling in check, and offers terrific power and torque.

What parts do I need to mount my engine into BMW E46?

This Stage 3 packages includes the basic components needed to mount your engine into your BMW E46. This consists of Sikky’s industry leading motor mounts, trans mount, oil pan, and our stainless steel headers, and Wiring Harness.