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      03-12-2013, 11:15 PM   #23
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Drives: 2013 M3 coupe white, DCT, ZPP
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Originally Posted by thekurgan View Post
Completely agree on the fact you have to be conscious to mangle the gasket. I have the new and old cap, both fit snug enough without having to push down on it. also if you lube it with oil it slides and keeps the gasket in place. If these techs (some) would just pay attention to the actual mechanics involved in something simple as an oil cap .... guys at my local Indy shop are meticulous in comparison.
does anyone buy chance have a photo of how the cap/gasket is meant to look. I had the same issue as OP the other day, had the car re-serviced today, and went over the job with service rep, checked the cap etc. Anyhow thanks in advance