11-20-2012, 09:18 PM
Location: N.Miss - Memphis,TN Area
Join Date: Aug 2008
Mein Auto: '05 X3, '02 M3, '89 MkI
X2 on the Valve Cover Gasket!
Originally Posted by mlukas161
I would guess its a leaking valve cover gasket. Oil may be leaking out and burning. Look for oil on the passenger side if the valve cover.
At that mileage, you need to get serious on catching up on maintenance!
-All fluids (Transfer case, transmission, both differentials)
-Valve Cover Gasket
-Brake fluid flush
-Power steering fluid flush
-Shocks and struts must be screaming for help too!
"If everything seems under control, you're just not going fast enough"
River City Bimmers BMW CCA
2005 X3 3.0i
ZPP, Htd seats, Htd strng, Black Sapphire on Terracotta. (08/2008-Current)
M3 Coupe, Steel Gray Metallic on black leather, HK, three pedals.(01/2015-Current)
Last edited by X3-terrestrial; 11-20-2012 at 09:20 PM.