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Old 01-02-2013, 03:58 PM
luigi524td luigi524td is offline
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Mein Auto: '13 535xDrive; '98 Z3 2.8
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Originally Posted by The X Men View Post
Did BMW change the annual oil change to 18 months for the 2012 535xi? My computer is telling me my first oil change is 18 months or 15000 miles which ever comes first?
+1 ... was surprised by the longer time frame; my '07 530xi was based on miles (count-down started at 15K miles) or time - "annually" e.g. once ever year regardless of miles. Since I'm a low mileage driver (10K/yr) I'll still have my dealer perform an oil service annually at the very least. It they want to charge me (their advertised specials are $79) no biggie they know I'll take it out in trade by eating their danish and drinking their coffee!
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1994 740i
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