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Agonizing over oil change intervals? Look here.

Discussion in 'Warranty questions' started by Zeichen311, May 2, 2010.

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    14th BMW

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    JerseyGeorge guest

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    This thread was about oil change intervals D.B. Cooper!

    I can afford a BMW but that dosen't mean I throw money away!
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    lkchris

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    az3579

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    S50B30US with 128k, with regular oil changes at 5k with Mobil 1 10W-30 synthetic. Sees regular autocross and track usage.


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    Thankfully the major car makers all conduct extensive oil and durability testing to insure that their prescribed OCI is appropriate. That is why they specify the oil spec and viscosity that must be used. If in doubt a $25 UOA test will tell you if the oil is still serviceable.
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    GDobler

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    Just goes to prove that a picture is worth a thousand words. :)

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