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Old 06-19-2011, 10:23 AM
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Originally Posted by 3284me View Post
On another note I stopped by my dealer yesterday to buy OEM fluid to see if maybe mine was mixed wrong. The bottle said SMB and its blue? My OEM fluid sprays out white??? So now I am wondering if this is why I am getting soap spots? Is anyones OEM fluid spraying out white?
The concentrate I just purchased at the Tischer BMW parts counter (list price $3.99 for a 500 ml /16.9 fl oz bottle) is pretty colorless and does not have "SMB" on the bottle. When mixed with water, it is a very pale blue but seems to spray out white. The label says "Windshield Washer Antifreeze" and "Original BMW CareProducts" as well as "Made in Germany", and that 8 oz of the concentrate mixed with 1 gallon of water will protect down to 27oF and 32 oz mixed with 1 gallon of water will protect down to 10oF. While a smaller 3 oz bottle was also available, it contains no freezing protection.

And it cleans quite well and smells very nice.

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