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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Dec 24th, 2016, 08:28 AM Thread Starter
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Oil / filter change on a 2011 with BMW 1.6 diesel

There must be a guide somewhere on here but can not find it - can someone provide a link please?
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The procedure is pretty much standard on all Minis and is as follows,

Remove dip stick
Remove under tray
Undo sump plug
Catch oil in a container
Undo oil filter housing
Replace cartridge and o ring
Renew or just refit sump plug
Refill with correct grade of oil (usually 5w30- check your spec)
Check level with dip stick
Refit under tray.

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