Originally Posted by elmariachi
Your post made me research on this issue.
To confirm this, I went to realoem.com and input my MY 2008 and did a search on the crank bearings. Attaching a screenshot.
2008 Realoem Part Numbers and Descriptions
So knifegun was right after all. BMW DID UPDATE THE BEARINGS AFTER 10/2008 = MY 2009 !
It that's the case, that's a BIG concern for all the 2008 guys.