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      04-04-2013, 05:47 PM   #25
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Originally Posted by dreamspeed View Post
Personally I think that a lot of people are overly worried about the oil in our cars. I understand that oil is the lifeblood of the engine but if the low oil light comes on you are only down 1 quart out of ~8-9qts.

I wouldn't continue driving long distances if the light comes on but you don't have to pull over to the side of the freeway and add oil right away.

Light comes on add 1 quart within a reasonable time frame, it's that simple
Agreed. Plus when I change the oil, I tend to add till the limit.

Originally Posted by M3amigos View Post
On a somewhat related note, what is the average oil consumption on the S65? I seem to be burning about a quart every two months on my daily driver (I drive approx 1500 miles a month).
0 quarts over 6500miles. Engine now at 67k
Current: E92 M3 Sparkling Graphite/Bamboo Beige/6MT. E36 M3 Techno Violet/Dove/5MT. E85 Z4MR Alpine White/Imola Red/6MT