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Old 02-19-2020, 06:07 AM
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Has anyone heard about Fuel Inj problems with 535s? My cousin who runs a used car lot down south says he will not touch 535s due to that engines fuel system self distructing due to high press fuel system
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ALL late model cars have high pressure fuel systems.
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Old 02-19-2020, 04:27 PM
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BMW, and I think about 7 other car manufacturers, all call for using a fuel that meets certain specs. www.toptiergas.com has a list of the suppliers that meet the manufacturers' recommendations. If you do not buy your gasoline from one of the tested distributors, you can get buildups on the injectors, and run into problems. Their recommendations call for using a particular cleaner periodically if you do not. So, while most people don't really care what fuel they put into their cars, any of them could have issues if they don't follow the recommended fuel or preventive measures. The important thing in that spec is how much detergent is in the mix that keeps things clean which goes a long ways towards problem-free operation.
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Old 02-20-2020, 02:22 AM
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I think he's confusing the 535 with the 550 V8 which has well known issues.
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