Originally Posted by BMWM.D.
Alright, I have an answer to our questions. The "special" oil (83 22 2 282 583) is described on the bottle as "SAF-XJ + FM Booster". So, it is the same oil with the addition of some type of extra friction modifier or "booster".
This is what my dealer put in for my 1200 mile service:
Are theses correct? Did they put in the wrong fluids?