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      06-15-2013, 09:42 PM   #133
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Bone stock M3DCT, warranty just expired. About 60K miles on it. Lots of track time. Down shifting going into T12, Kaboom. Given the destruction to the engine block, I'd guess it's that same issue lots of others are having with SCs..

Small engine fire I think, and then a large fire at the rear bumper. All due to oil spray. I thought the wheels were gold when I drove by, but it was oil! Very lucky the fire didn't spread to the fuel tank.

M3 is now in a very distinguished club of fire prone sports cars
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