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I have a 2005 530d, my car is shaking and my mechani said to

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I have a 2005 530d, my car is shaking and my mechani said to put 1 litre of oil in with every £40 of diesel and this would help my injectors, is this true or is ok to do
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 3 years ago.

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there are lots of rumors and talk of this helping to keep things lubricated, etc, but I personally would not do it, nor does BMW recommend it

 

People run their diesel BMWs to hundreds of thousands of miles without doing this, there is no need to - and it could potentially foul your fuel system or emissions system as well

 

Please let me know if you have further questions. Please do not forget to click a positive rating as this is the only way I receive credit for my answer, thank you. Best wishes with your repairs.

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