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Old 11-10-2012, 11:10 AM
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Originally Posted by bmwbob89 View Post
If you want to save money use Valvoline 5w-30 Synthetic. You can get it at Wal-Mart pretty cheap. It's BMW approved. I use it in all my cars and my customers.
Is it for sure?

There may be a difference between the European version (Pic. 3) that was added to BMW's list and what is available here from WalMart (Pic. 1), Amazon (Pic. 2), etc.

Discussion on another Bimmerfest forum:

Might be a perfectly good oil though.
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Last edited by Supercourse; 11-10-2012 at 11:12 AM.
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