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X3 F25 (2011 - current)
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Old 11-06-2012, 11:14 AM
Norm50 Norm50 is online now
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Low Km Oil Change

Was at my dealership last weekend to have my winter wheel/tire package installed on my 2013 X3 M-Sport - 19" wheels with Pirelli P Sottozero. I enquired about an oil change and was told that by the one year anniversary of delivery if I have only driven 12,000 Km or less I would qualify for a Low Km oil change as part of BMW's free scheduled maintenance. The maintenance advisor said this was not a widely known fact. If I was over 12,000 Km. by the one year mark I would have to wait until 24,000 Km. had elapsed.

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Don't know if there is a similar policy for those of you in the U.S.
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Old 11-06-2012, 11:20 AM
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The same policy exists in the US except here we don't know what a Kilometer is.
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Old 11-06-2012, 11:30 AM
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oil changes are every 12 months, or the 24,000km marker, whichever comes first.
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Old 11-06-2012, 12:35 PM
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I'd be interested in hearing more about this 12K low mileage oil change Norm50. My car is booked to investigate a couple of issues and it'll have slightly under 12K when it rolls into the BMW shop.
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Old 11-06-2012, 12:41 PM
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Yes, that is correct. I had my first oil change done when my car hit one year old. 6,500 miles on the odometer. Didn't cost me anything.
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