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      01-17-2013, 03:11 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by JTBMW1 View Post
Did my first oil change at 2500 miles. I'm glad I did it, the oil was fairly dirty with some sludge in the filter. The engine is smoother now, especially when starting off. I was going to wait until 3K, glad I did it at at 2.5. Can't believe that BMW would wait until 10K to do an oil change. I'll probably go 5K in between changes. Those with new BMW's don't wait until 10k!
Actually BMW says to do it at 15K miles or after one year, which ever comes first. Thats total nuts in my book.

By the time my car had 15K miles I think I change my oil and filter FIVE times!

The BEST oil is FRESH oil!