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      05-13-2012, 10:31 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by Superfly_M3 View Post
So I took my car to the dealer (voluntary oil change - its been 8,000km on that oil). I come to pick up my car late afternoon and the SA tell me there is a problem. When the mechanic took out the drain plug, he stripped the threads on both the plug and the oil pan. I asked if this was a common occurance, he said "We've seen a few". My car has had one oil change (after break-in) and it was done at the same dealer.

New oil pan and plug on route from Vancouver.

Has anyone heard of this?
You sure they didn't use the oil bolt stripping for something they may have done but using that as an excuse?
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