World's Best Oils & Filters for 1995 BMW 540I

1995 BMW 540i
1995 BMW 540I
4.0L 8-cyl Engine Code M60 B40
Year: 1995
Make: BMW
Model: 540I
Engine: 4.0L 8-cyl Engine Code M60 B40
Fuel: Gasoline

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Product Cross Reference Guide: This product cross reference guide follows recommendations outlined in your owners manual and also reflects periodic service recommendation updates from the original equipment manufacturer for this particular model (1995 BMW 540i with engine code M60) show example...

For example, the manufacturer may have recommended 5W30 motor oil at the time of production (owners manual) & later revised the recommendation to 5W20. This guide will reflect latest recommendation by the manufacturer for this model. If there are no special instructions from the manufacturer, the owner can choose to follow either one of the recommendation without voiding warranty hide example.

Optional Equipment Listing This guide lists all available equipment options such as transmission options, differentials etc. for 1995 BMW 540i with engine code M60 hide.
Product Availability Listing This guide lists all available AMSOIL & substitute brand products that meet or exceed OEM (BMW) recommendation for each equipment. Any one of the recommended product can be used. One may be better than the other, you can review product details & price or contact us to ask our opinion pertaining to your usage and preference hide.
Operating Temperature Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) sometimes provide different product recommendations based on operating environment temperature for a given equipment. This product cross reference guide will list such recommendations based on OEM guidelines. Some OEM recommended viscosity pertaining to a specific temperature range may not be available from AMSOIL.

However, AMSOIL products recommended for another temperature range can be safely used because AMSOIL synthetic lubricants are engineered to provide exceptional performance for significantly broader temperature range when compared to conventional & or other brand synthetic oils. For more information on a lubricants cold temperature performance; please refer to "Pour Point" from "Technical Properties" table located at the bottom of each lubricant product page hide.
Last Updated This product cross reference guide for 1995 BMW 540i engine code M60 was last updated on 10th August 2011 hide.
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  1. Engine Oil

    Grade 1  »  SM
    -4 To 50 F  »  10W-30
    -4 To 68 F  »  10W-40
    Above 5 F  »  15W-40
    Below 32 F  »  5W-20
    Below 50 F  »  5W-30
  2. Manual Transmission

  3. Automatic Transmission

    Automatic Transmission, 5HP-30  »  SLF [1]

    Synthetic Multi-Vehicle Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATFQT)
  4. Rear Differential

    Limited Slip Differential, Rear  »  GLS [2]

    All TEMPS  » 
    SEVERE GEAR 75W-140 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVOQT)

    Standard Differential, Rear  »  GLS [3]

    All TEMPS  » 
    SEVERE GEAR 75W-90 Synthetic EP Lubricant (SVGQT)
  5. Power Steering Fluid

  6. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HBH

    AMSOIL Brake Fluid DOT-4 (BF4SN)
  7. Clutch Fluid

    Clutch Fluid  » 

    Power Steering Fluid  »  AF3

    Synthetic Multi-Vehicle Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATFQT)

    Clutch Fluid  »  HBH

    AMSOIL Brake Fluid DOT-4 (BF4SN)
  8. Capacities (Drive Train Fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  8 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  13.3 quarts
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, 5HP-30 Initial Fill  »  5.9 quarts
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    5 speed 5HP-30  »  13.8 quarts
    Manual Transmission, S6S420G  »  2.6 pints
    Differential, Rear  »  4.1 pints

    Capacities Comments
    [1] After refill check oil level.
  9. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  10. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  M18x1.5  »  25.8 ft/lbs
    Oil Drain Plug  »  M22x1.5  »  44.2 ft/lbs
    Oil Drain Plug  »  M12x1.5  »  18.4 ft/lbs
    Manual Transmission
    Fill Plug 38.3 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 38.3 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

    Oil Filter MANN Oil Filter (HU9384x) [1]
    Oil Filter MANN Oil Filter (H9437x)  
    Air Filter Absolute Efficiency Air Filter (EAA239)  
    Air Filter MANN Air Filter (C26151)  
    Cabin Air Filter MANN Cabin Air Filter (CU3338) [2]
    Fuel Filter MANN Fuel Filter (WK5161)  

    Filter Comments
    [1] Use if plastic center tube is installed on model
    [2] Not all models may be outfitted with a cabin air filter. Please verify before ordering.
  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOB Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    AST Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    API P.I Performance Improver (API)

    Improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Package sizes include: 12-oz. Bottle 12-oz. Bottles (cas...

  3. NGK Plugs & Wiresets

    STANDARD PLUG BKR6EK NGK2288  
    WIRESET WIRESET Direct Fire Ignition   [1]

    NGK Plugs & Wiresets Comments
    [1] No Wires Req'd
  4. Trico Wiper Blades

    Blade Class Driver Passenger
    ExactFit T221 T241
    NeoForm T16220 T16240
    Winter T37225 T37245

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XLO 10W-40 Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oil (XLO)

AMSOIL XL Extended Life Synthetic Motor Oils provide better wear control, high- and low-temperature protection and increased fuel economy compared to conventional oils. Extended-Drain Boost Technology Package sizes include: 1-Quart Bottl...
AMO 10W-40 Premium Protection Motor Oil (AMO)

Formulated with high-zinc additive package for use in both gasoline and diesel engines. Offers multi-functionality and excellent wear protection. Ideal for applications where the extra protection of a higher viscosity oil is desired. Excellent for mo...
AFL 5W-40 Mid-SAPS Synthetic European Car Formula (AFL)

AMSOIL European Car Formula 5W-40 Mid-SAPS Synthetic Motor Oil is specially formulated for the lubrication needs of modern European gasoline and diesel cars and light trucks. Formulated with advanced AMSOIL synthetic base stocks, premium additives an...
ATF Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
ATD Torque-Drive Transmission Fluid (ATD)

Formulated for Allison TES-295 or C4, DEXRON III, MERCON, Voith G-1363, ZF TE-ML 14C Engineered for outstanding performance in heavy-duty transmissions manufactured by Allison, Voith, ZF, Ford, GM and Mercedes-Benz. Excellent protection in tempera...
SVO 75W-140 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVO)

AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engineered for maximum performance in severe duty applications. These state-of-the-art AMSOIL formulations feature an exclusive blend of high...
SVG 75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today's pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engineered...
BF4 Series 600 DOT 4 Racing Brake Fluid (BF4)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** AMSOIL now offers Series 600 DOT 4 Racing Brake Fluid. AMSOIL Brake Fluids provide superior high-temperature performance in auto/light truck, high-performance, racing and powersports appl...
ANT Antifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today’s conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum a...
mann oil filter MANN-FILTERS Oil Filters

Oil filters from MANN-FILTER purify oil of dirt and solid particles such as dust, abraded metal, carbon deposits and soot particles. The filter housing is pressure-resistant, protected against corrosion and features a long-life elastomer seal. Use Part Number drop down to select filter.
mann oil filter MANN-FILTERS Oil Filters

Oil filters from MANN-FILTER purify oil of dirt and solid particles such as dust, abraded metal, carbon deposits and soot particles. The filter housing is pressure-resistant, protected against corrosion and features a long-life elastomer seal. Use Part Number drop down to select filter.
amsoil air filter AMSOIL Ea Air Filters

AMSOIL Nanofiber technology media removes 5 times more dust than traditional cellulose filters and 50 times more dust than wet gauze. Unmatched 4-year/100,000-mile guarantee for the auto/light truck market.
mann air filter MANN-FILTERS Air Filters

MANN-FILTER air filters feature optimum pleat geometry for maximum dirt holding capacity and high filtration efficiency for engine protection. They also correct air flow, enhancing engine protection.
mann cabin filter MANN-FILTERS Cabin Air Filters

MANN-FILTER cabin air filters offer optimum ventilation inside the vehicle through low flow resistance, filtering out spores, pollen, pollution, dust and exhaust consistently throughout the entire service interval.
mann fuel filter MANN-FILTERS Fuel Filters

MANN-FILTER fuel filters provide unsurpassed operational safety for engines, reliably protecting the delicate injection mechanism and the carburetor while removing unwanted contaminants from the fuel.