I wouldn't worry about it unless your engine temp is in the red. Therefore I change my oil every 6500 miles, which is a happy medium. King Comments: Just did my first oil change on my new to me, 2009 335i E90. Since I can't remember, I'm going to assume I have not changed the engine oil drain plug in the vehicle's life 10 years. I just followed your instructions and notice similar but not as much on my car. September 13, 2015 Followup from the Pelican Staff: When did you pull the filter? Is the check engine light on? And also can i continue to put this oil on summer too? February 9, 2016 Followup from the Pelican Staff: The socket size will vary depending on the oil filter wrench you are using. If the system will not hold pressure and there are no external leaks the head gasket may be faulty.
Sorry I couldn't paste it any better. You never know what could be dripping down from the engine, battery acid, engine coolant, brake fluid, etc. Dynamic oil level Start engine and allow to idle for about 6 minutes. Lubro Moly, or Red Line are great alternatives to the recommended oil list. April 10, 2019 Followup from the Pelican Staff: The article you commented on has the info for your oil change. The fault code would help with direction toward the cause.
July 18, 2015 Followup from the Pelican Staff: E90 models do not have a dipstick. Thanks to the higher-performance tires in the Sport package, the 330i's speed governor was raised from 130 to 148 mph, which our example easily achieved. January 20, 2019 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Can you share a photo? If you have a suggestion for a kit, email us and let us know, we will check it out. The sensor reads capacitance via the engine oil. Then carefully slide it down where the old one was attached. To let it fully drain try and make the car level and give it 15 minutes or so to properly drain out.
January 22, 2015 Followup from the Pelican Staff: The engine oil cap? July 7, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: usually, I crack the housing lid until O-ring is visible, allow to drain. Then reset the oil but for some reason my engine light is on. If you have to drain some, try sucking it out so you don;t take out too much. Using the 36mm socket, loosen the oil filter cap under the hood. December 20, 2016 Followup from the Pelican Staff: you can't.
Or can you get away with just jacking the front to drain the oil? If you would like to return an item or have questions about the process, please and one of our customer service experts will be happy to help. The clutch pickup is right where it should be. What else would be recommended? I sprayed brake cleaner onto the alternator and engine in an attempt to de oil the mess. We know that it is fairly rare for a job to require only a single part for completion. June 11, 2014 Followup from the Pelican Staff: I have not seen that issue, so I can not be 100% sure. See here: For trans fluid, see here: - Nick at Pelican Parts Ren Comments: How can you estimate 25 Nm with a non torque oil filter wrench? The user assumes that risk. Most of us, however, found the seats to be superbly comfortable.
I now have an extra quart I will carry just in case. Install the new crush washer on the drain bolt and reinstall it 5. If it isn't printed on the oil cap, check your owners manual for the exact type before adding new oil. Allow engine oil to drain until it stops dripping. A few ounces were in the oil filter housing, but no where near a quart. We will not provide a replacement or credit for any part not purchased directly from our store. March 4, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: The light may be in due to a faulty emission component.
They can figure out what part or repair kit you need. They can figure out what part or repair kit you need. But we all do it to extract some productivity from long highway slogs. Then check sensor operation using a scan tool. April 10, 2019 Followup from the Pelican Staff: The article you commented on has the info for your oil change. Engine seems hotter than usual.
Never take your car to the oil change place down the street. When you change your own oil, you know that you are putting quality oil in your 330i and that the filter is being changed too. Best of luck with your 330i. Then reset the oil but for some reason my engine light is on. If you don't use the recommended oil it could shorten its… The tire light can come on for a number of reasons. I don't know what engine oil they used.