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Old 11-15-2012, 03:57 AM
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Originally Posted by iKosova View Post your thinking that I started off with too less oil in the crank hose for me to think its a consumption
Yes..I think this may be a strong possibility based on what you've told us. At this point I would top up the oil to where the dipstick indicates that you are at the max line...then drive and periodically check your oil at each fill-up to see if your engine is consuming oil at an alarming rate.

Q {BMW CCA Member #191509}
2006 E53 X5 4.4i (Sterling Gray) 12/05 mfg date <<~>> 97 740iL (Arctic Silver) 3/97 mfg date
99 540iT (Orient Blue) <<~>> 95 525IT (Alpine White)
91 735iL (Schwarz Black) <<~>> 85 325e (Bronzit)

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