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Old 10-19-2012, 07:41 PM
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Originally Posted by atarighi View Post
I have seen the same thing in all my BMWs (99 e39 528i, 06 e60 530i, 09 e60 550i). And have been wondering if this means that our 50K warranties are expiring prematurely because the speedometer seems to think you are putting more miles on the car than you really are!!!

I had wondered about the same thing on my old X5, but it turns out that the vehicle is smarter than that. The computer knows very well, the real speed and sends the speedo out to lie to you. Frankly, it used to drive me nuts all the time. I'm so glad my 5 is corrected!
2012 535ix Space Gray, Cinnamon, SAT, Premium, Prem sound, Cold W., Sunshades, Gloss Black Grille, Gloss Black Side Markers, RE970AS 245/45/19 non-run flats that run very smooth + quiet and also correct the otherwise optimistic speedo
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