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Old 10-18-2012, 08:46 AM
jdauria jdauria is offline
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Originally Posted by usaret View Post
I have read some heated debates but in all of those I've never read where anybody was willing to back their recommended schedule, oil, or filter, with a warranty.

Mike Miller from BMWCCA suggests 5,000 to 7,500. I shoot for 5,000 but my average over 16 oil changes has been closer to 6,000 as we're often on a long road trip when it comes due. I'm at about 99,400 on my 2009 (bought new) with virtually no issues whatsoever. Still looks brand new through the oil filler hole. I use nothing but BMW oil and filters.
usaret - you drive how many miles per year!?! . my 2000 e46 only has 101,000 and 2006 X3 only has 59,000 haha
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