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Oil Capacity List

Engine Oil Capacity Quick Reference


1 SERIES

E82     

​E88

​Series



​Engine Designation


Capacity qt.(Liters)


N51/52/52K

​N54

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

​7.0 qt. (6.5L)

3 Series

E30




E36


E46




​E90


M10

M20

M42

S14

M50/52

S50

​M50/52/54/56

M54/56 AWD

​S54


N51/52/52K/54/N55

​S65




4.25 qt.(4.0L)

4.5 qt. (4.0L)

5.25 qt. (5.0L)

4.65 qt. (4.5L)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

​7.0 qt. (6.5L)

8.0 qt. (7.5L)

​5.75 qt. (5.5L)


7.0 qt. (6.5L)

​9.0 qt (8.5L)



F30/31/32/33/34/35/36

​W/O AWD

N47

N20

​N55

5.5 qt. (5.2L)

5.3 qt. (5.0L)

​6.9 qt. (6.5L)

F30/31/32/33/34/35/36

​With AWD


N47

N20

​N55

5.5 qt. (5.2L)

5.1 qt. (4.8L)

​6.9 qt. (6.5L)

3 And 4 Series

​E28

5 Series

M20

M21

M30

​S38 (M5)

4.5 qt. (4.0L)

6.0 qt. (5.75L)

6.0 qt. (5.75L)

​6.0 qt. (5.75L)

E34

M20

M30

​S38 (M5)

4.5 qt. (4.0L)

6.0 qt. (5.75L)

​6.0 qt. (5.75L)

​E39

M50/52/54/56

M60/62

S62 (M5)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

8.0 qt. (7.5L)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

E60

N51/52/52K54

N62/62TU

​S85 (M5)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

8.5 qt. (8.0L)

​9.5 qt. (9.0L)

​F10

​W/O AWD

N57

N20/26

N63

N63TU

N55

​S63 (M5)

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

5.0 qt. (4.75L)

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

​9.0 qt. (8.5L)

​F10

With AWD

N57

N20/26

N63

N63TU

N55

​S63 (M5)

​N51/52/52K/54

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

5.3 qt. (5.0L)

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

​9.0 qt. (8.5L)

​6.9 qt. (6.5L)

E24

6 Series

M30

​S38

6.0 qt. (5.75L)

6.0 qt. (5.75L)

E63/64

N62/62TU

​S85 (M6)

8.5 qt. (8.0L)

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

F06

N63/63TU

​N55

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

7 Series

E32

M30

M70/S70

6.0 qt. (5.75L)

8.0 qt. (7.5L)

E38

M60/62

M73

8.0 qt. (7.5L)

8.5 qt. (8.0L)

E65/66

N62/62TU

Alpina B7

​N73TU

8.5 qt. (8.0L)

9.2 qt. (8.75L)

9.0 qt. (8.5L)

F12/13

N63/63TU

​N55

​S63/63T (M6)

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

​9.0 qt. (8.5L)

F01/F02

N63/63TU

​N73/73TU

​N51/52/52K/54/55

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

11.0 qt. (10.5L)

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

F04

N63

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

8 Series

E31

M70/S70

​M73

8.0 qt. (7.5L)

8.5 qt. (8.0L)

X1


E84

W/O AWD

N20/N26

5.25 qt. (5.0L)


E84

With AWD

N20/N26

N55

5.8 qt. (5.5L)

​6.9 qt. (6.5L)


X3

E83


M54

N51/52/52K

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

F25

N47

N20/26

N51/52/52K/54

​N55

5.5 qt. (5.2L)

5.1 qt. (4.8L)

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

​6.9 qt. (6.5L)

X5

E53

M54

M62/62TU

​N62/62TU

8.0 qt. (7.5L)

8.5 qt. (8.0L)

​8.5 qt. (8.0L)

E70


N51/52/52K/54/55

​N62/62TU

N63

​S63/63T

M57


6.9 qt. (6.5L)

8.5 qt. (8.0L)

9.5 qt. (9.0L)

​9.0 qt. (8.5L)

7.7 qt. (7.3L)

F15


N57

N63

N55


6.9 qt. (6.5L)

10  qt. (9.5L)

6.9 qt. (6.5L)

X6

E71/72


N54/55

N63

S63/63T


6.9 qt. (6.5)

9.0 qt. (8.5L)

9.0 qt. (8.5L)

Z3

E36


M44

M50/S50

M52/M54


5.2 qt. (5.0L)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

Z3 M


S52

S54


6.3 qt. (6.0L)

5.5 qt. (5.0L)


Z4

E85


M54

N51/52/52K

​S54


7.0 qt. (6.5L)

7.0 qt. (6.5L)

​5.75 qt. (5.25L)

E85


N51/52/52K

​S54


7.0 qt. (6.5L)

​5.75 qt. (5.25L)

E89


N51/52/52K/54

​N20/26


7.0 qt. (6.5L)

​5.3 qt. (5.0L)

E52

​Alpina

Z8


S62

M60/62


8.0 qt. (7.5L)

​8.0 qt. (7.5L)