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      09-19-2012, 06:08 AM   #32
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Originally Posted by tom @ eas View Post
Even NA cars run hot when pushed on extended sessions (20min+), but shouldn't be overheating after 3 laps. Conditions apply as a variable.

What is overheating first, oil or water? Any aftermarket body panels or other items installed that may be obstructing airflow?
oil is overheating first. i get the reduced power display from the idrive. the car exterior wise is completely stock.

im not talking about car being hot thats completely normal. its hot and i get the reduced power message thats the problem.

now: 2008 335i (E92), 2011 M3 (E92), X3 35i (F25),2012 E63 AMG (W212)
gone:2009 GTR, 2007 335i (E93) 2004 M3 (HPF stg 3), 2008 Civic Lx, 2007 Z4M Roadster, 2001 Gembala GT550, 2007 CLS 55, 2007 STI, 2004 M3
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