BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > Regional Forums > Asia
 
European Auto Source
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      05-25-2012, 09:24 PM   #1
misterB27
Private
3
Rep
81
Posts

 
Drives: Rental..
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Los Angeles

iTrader: (0)

Gas in Korea\한국 기름

I'll be shipping my car to Korea while I'm staying there for awhile. I usually put 91 octane in my car and 93 if they have it.. but in Korea the system doesn't work like that.

What type do I have to put in my M3 in Korea..

Also.. is it okay to put in Korean gas when I have some 91 octange gasoline left in my tank? And also vice versa?
Appreciate 0
      06-15-2012, 04:04 AM   #2
WangTa
First Lieutenant
WangTa's Avatar
United_States
10
Rep
308
Posts

 
Drives: '08 SSII E90 M3
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Maryland

iTrader: (0)

Send a message via AIM to WangTa Send a message via MSN to WangTa
Quote:
Originally Posted by misterB27 View Post
I'll be shipping my car to Korea while I'm staying there for awhile. I usually put 91 octane in my car and 93 if they have it.. but in Korea the system doesn't work like that.

What type do I have to put in my M3 in Korea..

Also.. is it okay to put in Korean gas when I have some 91 octange gasoline left in my tank? And also vice versa?
I think you should be fine. Occasionally some gas stations I stop at don't have 91 octane for some reason....and I have to go with the low stuff. Engine hasn't blown up yet.

Curious, aren't you going to pay hefty import taxes on your M3 in Korea?
Appreciate 0
      06-15-2012, 11:03 AM   #3
kchu221
JDM whore
kchu221's Avatar
South Korea
45
Rep
3,021
Posts

 
Drives: 2009 Porsche 911 Turbo
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: los angeles

iTrader: (9)

i also noticed that your car is 2012, arent you suppose to keep the car in america for atleast a year?
__________________
2009 Porsche 911 Turbo
Appreciate 0
      02-12-2014, 10:13 AM   #4
M3Korea
Private
United_States
0
Rep
95
Posts

 
Drives: E92 M3 6mt
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: NH

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by misterB27 View Post
I'll be shipping my car to Korea while I'm staying there for awhile. I usually put 91 octane in my car and 93 if they have it.. but in Korea the system doesn't work like that.

What type do I have to put in my M3 in Korea..

Also.. is it okay to put in Korean gas when I have some 91 octange gasoline left in my tank? And also vice versa?
오래된 얘기지만....
혹시 모르니깐 남깁니다.
한국 고급유가 옥탄가가 93이 넘어요~
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:59 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST