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      09-07-2012, 11:05 AM   #51
BarryB
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Drives: 30Jahre M5 plus a few more M's
Join Date: May 2012
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Originally Posted by beanboy
Took delivery today at ED.

My guy told me they had one of their F10 m5 customers take delivery and blow the motor in the past week

He claimed it was due to severe abuse and completely ignoring break in procedures.

I think what he said is total BS. How could ignoring a break in period lead to catastrophic failure almost immediately? What about the press cars?
This bugged me so just got off the phone with BMWNA and confirmed this BS. Engine Malfunction had nothing to do with the operator.( also anyone who knows me would know this is BS)
This rumor can stop now.
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