Mini Cooper S Countryman 2016 Owners Manual PDF | Page 169

CAUTION
Too much engine oil can damage the en‐
gine or the catalytic converter. There is risk of
property damage. Do not add too much engine
oil. Have excess engine oil suctioned off by a
dealer’s service center or another qualified
service center or repair shop.
WARNING
Operating materials, e.g. oils, greases,
coolants, fuels, can contain harmful ingredi‐
ents. There is risk of injuries or danger to life.
Observe the instructions on the containers.
Avoid the contact of articles of clothing, skin or
eyes with operating materials. Do not refill op‐
erating materials into different bottles. Store
operating materials out of reach of children.
Engine oil types to add
Information
CAUTION
Oil additives can damage the engine.
There is risk of property damage. Do not use oil
additives.
CAUTION
Incorrect engine oil can cause malfunc‐
tions in the engine or damage it. There is risk of
property damage. When selecting an engine
oil, make sure that the engine oil has the cor‐
rect viscosity grade.
The engine oil quality is critical for the life of the
engine.
Viscosity grades
When selecting an engine oil, ensure that the
engine oil belongs to one of the viscosity
grades SAE 0W-40, SAE 0W-30, SAE 5W-40, and
SAE 5W-30.
Suitable engine oil types
Add engine oils that meet the following oil rat‐
ing standards:
Gasoline engine
BMW Longlife-01
BMW Longlife-01 FE
Further information regarding suitable engine
oil ratings and viscosities can be obtained from
a dealer’s service center or another qualified
service center or repair shop.
Alternative engine oil types
If an engine oil suitable for continuous use is
not available, up to 1 US quart/liter of an en‐
gine oil with the following oil rating can be
added:
Gasoline engine
API SL or superior oil rating
Engine oil change
The vehicle manufacturer recommends that
you let the dealer’s service center or another
qualified service center or repair shop change
the engine oil.
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Mini Cooper S Countryman 2016 Owners Manual Summary of Content

CAUTIONToo much engine oil can damage the engine or the catalytic converter. There is risk ofproperty damage. Do not add too much engineoil. Have excess engine oil suctioned off by adealers service center or another qualifiedservice center or repair shop.WARNINGOperating materials, e.g. oils, greases,coolants, fuels, can contain harmful ingredients. There is risk of injuries or danger to life.Observe the instructions on the containers.Avoid the contact of articles of clothing, skin oreyes with operating materials. Do not refill operating materials into different bottles. Storeoperating materials out of reach of children.Engine oil types to addInformationCAUTIONOil additives can damage the engine.There is risk of property damage. Do not use oiladditives.CAUTIONIncorrect engine oil can cause malfunctions in the engine or damage it. There is risk ofproperty damage. When selecting an engineoil, make sure that the engine oil has the correct viscosity grade.The engine oil quality is critical for the life of theengine.Viscosity gradesWhen selecting an engine oil, ensure that theengine oil belongs to one of the viscositygrades SAE 0W-40, SAE 0W-30, SAE 5W-40, andSAE 5W-30.Suitable engine oil typesAdd engine oils that meet the following oil rating standards:Gasoline engineBMW Longlife-01BMW Longlife-01 FEFurther information regarding suitable engineoil ratings and viscosities can be obtained froma dealers service center or another qualifiedservice center or repair shop.Alternative engine oil typesIf an engine oil suitable for continuous use isnot available, up to 1 US quart/liter of an engine oil with the following oil rating can beadded:Gasoline engineAPI SL or superior oil ratingEngine oil changeThe vehicle manufacturer recommends thatyou let the dealers service center or anotherqualified service center or repair shop changethe engine oil.Seite 169Engine oilMOBILITY169Online Edition for Part no. 01 40 2 964 433 - VI/15