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12 months, 10,000 Miles, Still Amazing!

Discussion in 'E89 Z4 (2009-present)' started by shelbyvnt, Feb 25, 2013.

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    Satch SoSoCalifortified

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    Yes, it is. And he is right.
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    wel_ii

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    I'm new to BMW (BMW 535ix) and its service policies. They tell me that I can go one year or 10k miles before an oil change. Shouldn't a new engine get a break-in change after about 2k? I may be old school but changing the oil often is in my blood. I'm ready to pay the price. Any thoughts?
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    charlson89

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    What they told you is true. The engines in non M vehicles have been broken in at the factory. Of course you can pay to change the oil in-between services I have lots of customers who do this.
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    MGarrison

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    The synthetic oils used now can be run for extended intervals compared to the conventional non-synthetics.
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    shelbyvnt Baby Bee...

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    Sent in my final payment last week... So when does the Bee begin to appreciate? Seems like a car wearing a yellow suit should begin earning value at some point. At least it still makes me smile.

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