View Single Post
      04-28-2011, 01:54 PM   #78
4th down; 4th quarter? Renegade.
Singletrack's Avatar

Drives: 09 SSII E92 M3; 12 AW X5d
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, PA

iTrader: (3)

Originally Posted by e92Mjunky View Post
true, if this is the third case we are aware about in America and Europe, then that is a low percentage...lets say there have been 100 blown motors. That is still less than 1%...have either of the guys on here been performing mid service oil changes versus the dealership 18,000 mile drain intervals? I feel for $200 or so every 8-9K miles is a piece of mind for a motor has advnanced as ours. I feel every owner on here should do an out of pocket oil change every 9K regardless of free maintenance...
Based on?

Also, the longest the computer has let me go is 14k IIRC between changes.