Which lubricant for your BMW (USA) 328i SULEV (2006 - 2012)?

Choosing the best Yacco lubricant for the maintenance of your BMW (USA) 328i SULEV ? Yacco gives you a complete professional advice on selecting your motor oil, gearbox oil (transaxle), power steering and brake fluids, coolants.

Engine N51


  • Capacity 6,5 litre

Differential, rear 188L


  • Capacity 1 litre

Transmission, manual, with MTF-LT3 label Getrag GS6-17BG/DG 6/1


  • Capacity 1,3 litre (Service fill)
  • Capacity 1,4 litre (Initial fill)

Transmission, automatic GM GA6L45R (GM6) 6/1


  • Capacity 9-10 litre

Hydraulic brake/clutch system, DSC

Power steering with AFS/ ARS (CHF cap)

Power steering, separate system (ATF cap)

Cooling system


  • Between min and max.

The database in this YACCO web site is a guide for the correct oil for your vehicle. It is established by comparing the range of YACCO lubricants to the standards and requirements of the manufacturers. This web site helps decision-making but does not replace the oil recommendation advice of the professional, whose liability can be engaged in case of non-respect of the oil sump capacities and of the OEM matched specification indicated in the maintenance booklet and/or in the technical documentation of the Manufacturer.