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      05-08-2009, 10:35 AM   #35

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Originally Posted by Delta0311 View Post
Most of our cars are in the 40-$60k range. So I don't understand why some people just refuse to spend the $60 and do their own oil changes every 5k miles. It really takes about 10min to change the oil on a BMW. If you can afford the car than you sure as hell can afford to spend the $60 every once in a while.
+1. My Acura had scheduled intervals of 5k and I had to pay for those out of pocket. I don't care if there is not enough evidence suggesting 15k interval is enough or not. I'm not gonna bitch about paying $60-80 for an oil change, so my plan is to change the oil at least every 7.5k miles.