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Old 11-14-2012, 05:31 PM
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Originally Posted by HotRodW View Post
My speedo reads 5 mph too high as well. My dealership told me it's common and that nothing can be done about it. The conspiracy theorist in me wonders if it's not at least in part an attempt to improve real world fuel economy numbers. Driving 65 instead of 70 is a sneaky way to get unknowing customers a bump in their mpg's.

Could be, its not really that big of a deal to me but I will mention it when it goes in. If it was adding up the miles 5% more quickly it would be a bigger deal though.

I can see maybe 1-2mph to be safe buy 4-5mph at highway speeds is way off to me, if Chevy, Ford and Dodge can show the correct mph I'm sure BMW can get a little closer.
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