Originally Posted by Mahlzeit
My SA and I are of the mind; BMW fluid only. My personal circumstances are such that I can wait it out. Which is what I'll do. Total time between selling my e36 and getting the 1M has been over a year. I can chill for a few days, have a nice Xmas weekend, etc.
Praise be this forum for all the research. I can't imagine the dark ages before qualify forums anymore.
Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays.
Unless slapping a piece of paper reading "BMW" mysteriously affects the fluid chemistry, it's exactly the same stuff!