Engine Oil and Fluid Recommendation for BMW 1 – Series (F20/21) – 1.6 114i Motor oils are an important component of a car engine. With the right choice of chemical, mechanical, thermal qualities, engine oils are able to provide stable, reliable and long-term engine operation throughout the life of the car.
  • Engine: N13 B16A
  • Engine oil capacity, liter: 4.2
  • Manual transmission capacity, liter: 1.2-2.2
  • Differential capacity, liter: 0.8-1.2
  • Cooling system capacity, liter: 6.7
  • Year: 2012-15

Engine oil

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


  • Synthetic gear oil: 75W90 GL5

Cooling system

  • Antifreeze for the engine: Antifreeze G12 red