Engine Oil and Fluid Recommendation for BMW 1 – Series (F20/21) – 2.0 116d So, the first thing you need to start with the selection of oil is by studying the car's instruction manual or from its service book. Almost always, manufacturers indicate there their requirements for engine and coolant fluids, which are best used for this model.
  • Engine: N47 D20C/K1
  • Engine oil capacity, liter: 5.2
  • Manual transmission capacity, liter: 1.1-2.7
  • Automatic transmission capacity, liter: 8.5
  • Differential capacity, liter: 0.8
  • Cooling system capacity, liter: 7.0
  • Year: 2011-15

Engine oil

  • Synthetic oil: M 5W-30
  • Synthetic oil: M 5W-30

Cooling system

  • Antifreeze for the engine: Antifreeze G12 red