Originally Posted by fullrev
The whole reason why BMW phased out dipsticks is because of emissions.
With a freaking 14/20 EPA rating, and a carbon footprint the size of Texas? Yeah, right
. I say it's because of space. Look around the big sump and you'll find no place for a dipstick without tearing it to pieces during engine installation. Maybe I'm wrong too, but definitely 'righter' than you
. Have a good one.