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      10-13-2012, 07:16 PM   #43
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Originally Posted by Mike Benvo View Post
Same here. It would religiously give me the warning about 500 miles before my 7,500mi oil changes. So I would add a quart for 500 miles and then change the oil.

And this includes HARD driving with track events. 8700+ RPM too. Some cars burn more than others, I suppose it has to do partially with break-in.

I did not follow the factory procedure. I followed my own procedure which has worked well on every BMW I've owned because I add less oil than everyone else!
So Mike, what is your "secret" break-in procedure?