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Old 02-11-2013, 02:13 PM
DonkeyX1 DonkeyX1 is offline
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Originally Posted by greyX1 View Post
They do put the engines through an extensive test drive though. Our CA told us that there wasn't really a break in period because they already break in the engines before they're put in the vehicles. I was skeptical so still drove somewhat gingerly the first 1200 miles, but it's interesting how they approach it.
Yet the manual for the X1 is very clear regarding how to drive the car during the first 1500 miles. If there was no break-in, why would the manual state otherwise?

I'm with you, my CA told me no break-in, but I'm still going to follow the manual and stay under 3500 RPM's and 100mph until 1,500.
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