Originally Posted by Agent_Orange
It's a oct 2010.
So the car is a 2011 model then. Very strange you ended up with those bearings in a 2011.5 model (built 09/2010 and after). I have a 2011.5 built in 09/2010, and given my oil analysis from Blackstone, I'm positive I have the newer non-lead bearings.
Did this car have an engine replacement somewhere along the past? I thought the running production change occurred in late 2009 (mid-point in 2010 model production).
2011.5 M3 sedan 6MT, Silverstone, slicktop, loaded
2001 M5 LeMans Blue/Silverstone
2006 330i 6MT Red/black, ZSP, Nav, etc
2007 328i wagon Silver/gray