I tend to do the same on my X3.
I started to do it on my e46 as well but only after leaving it for a couple days without a start.
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2000 323Ci | TiAg | Gray | AFE | UUC | Eisenmann | Koni | ACS Type III | Coby Wheel |
2006 X3 3.0i M-Sport | Silver Grey | Terracotta | Navigation | Premium Pkg | Cold Weather Pkg | AFE |