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      03-26-2014, 02:42 PM   #1
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Warranty ending next month on 22k miles 2010 M3. What should i have dealership do?

Hi guys,

Question is in the title. I know there are a few services between 30-40k and I'm trying to figure out what are some important maintenance items I should have done. So far through looking through this forum, I've compiled this list:

For a DCT M3:

-Diff Fluid
-Spark Plugs
-Oil Change
-Brakes
-Windshield Wipers
-Miscellaneous fluids
-New battery (My battery has been showing low charge for a couple weeks now)

Anything else you would recommend?

Thanks!
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      03-26-2014, 03:59 PM   #2
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Do the Miscellaneous fluids for sure, you'll want to get all of those...

All joking aside, I'm fairly certain you can't just demand the dealer change/do anything you want under the warranty/maintenance plan. Did you mean you're willing to pay for the diff fluid change and these other items?

If so, 22k seems a bit premature for diff fluid and perhaps even spark plugs.
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Do the Miscellaneous fluids for sure, you'll want to get all of those...

All joking aside, I'm fairly certain you can't just demand the dealer change/do anything you want under the warranty/maintenance plan. Did you mean you're willing to pay for the diff fluid change and these other items?

If so, 22k seems a bit premature for diff fluid and perhaps even spark plugs.
Of course I can't demand, but generally a nice SA will take care of some stuff because you're not using the rest of the maintenance plan. If I drove to 50k miles, they would have been changing the oil, filters, everything many times more. They save a bunch of money this way and they can gain some customer loyalty along the way.

edit: I just want to clarify, I don't want to discuss the logistics of getting the dealership to take care of whatever I want, because they will. I'm just asking what are the maintenance items between 30k-50k miles assuming you use all of your miles.
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Seems like a good list if you can get all that accomplished would be a good deal.
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