Originally Posted by footie
Have any of you hear of this,
The dealer I have ordered my M3 off told me that up to 5,000miles the engine shouldn't be revved to the full as an failure would void the warranty.
I sound unbelievable to me, I would understand 1500miles but not 5000miles, but in fairness I am new to M cars and don't know if this is true or just a new thing.
you have have mistaken 5000miles for 5000rpm. Breakin car should avoid going over 5k tach reading until after 1500 miles is reached