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oil change on 2005 BMW 545i

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How do i take the sheild down to change the oil oand where exactly is the oil filter?
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The oil filter is under the car, there is a rubber access panel for it. If you don't have access to a lift you won't be able to get to it.
You will need a 8mm socket and a philips screwdriver to remove the two pans underneath the front portion of the 545i. The filter is close to the drain plug.