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Old 01-07-2014, 07:04 PM
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davintosh davintosh is offline
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Subscribed. I get a pit in my gut every time I think of the sludge I see when pulling the dipstick or removing the 7l0 cap. My wife is the primary driver of the X5, and makes a lot of short, short trips, under 5 miles. The maintenance history that came with the car shows it's sucked oil into the intake at least twice in the past. And I sit on pins and needles...
2001 X5 Sport 3.0/5-speed
1998 318ti/5-speed
1988 735i/5-speed
1984 528e/5-speed (soon to be M20B25-powered 525i!)
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