BMW X3 Service & Repair Manual: Danger of poisoning if oil is ingested/absorbed through the skin

BMW X3 Service & Repair Manual / Transmission / Transmission in general / Danger of poisoning if oil is ingested/absorbed through the skin

Danger of poisoning! Ingesting oil or absorbing through the skin may cause poisoning! Possible symptoms are:

  • Headaches
  • Dizziness
  • Stomach aches
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Cramps/fits
  • Unconsciousness

Protective measures/rules of conduct:

  • Pour oil only into appropriately marked containers
  • Do not pour oil into drinking vessels (drinks bottles, glasses, cups or mugs)
  • Observe country-specific safety regulations

First aid measures:

  • Do not induce vomiting.

    If the person affected is still conscious, he/she must rinse out their mouth with water, drink plenty of water and consult a doctor immediately.

    If the person affected is unconscious, do not administer anything by mouth, place the person in the recovery position and seek immediate medical attention.

    Transmission in general
    ...

    Checking/topping up oil level in automatic transmission (GA8HP45Z, GA8HP50Z, GA8HP90Z)
    IMPORTANT: Do not let skin come in contact with transmission oil and do not inhale fuel vapors. Wear protective gloves. Ensure adeq ...

    Other materials:

    BMW X3 Service & Repair Manual > Suspension: Approved final drive oils for front and rear axle final drives with and without limited slip or viscous coupling
    2.0 APPROVED FINAL DRIVE OILS FOR FRONT AND REAR AXLE FINAL DRIVES WITH AND WITHOUT LIMITED SLIP OR VISCOUS COUPLING LIMITED SLIP DIFFERENTIALS With the introduction of the Z3 roadster a new synthetic final drive oil for all vehicles with a multi-plate limited-slip differential has been releas ...

    BMW X3 Owners Manual

    BMW X3 Service & Repair Manual

    © 2017-2020 Copyright www.bmwx3tech.com - 0.0075