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      06-29-2014, 09:03 AM   #1
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the dealer put 10w60 after break in ?!

I got my car from the 2000 km break in service.

Everything was fine , and i asked the guy wich oil they used , and he said 10w60 tws , and i was like hummm ok , since my ex e92 m3 took that OIL.

I got home , and saturday i see on the internet , the oil correct its 5W30 castrol.

Tomorrow BMW will hear news for me , and i want a free oil change.

i did 300 KM´s with 10w60 , there is any problem ? or should i dont get worried ?

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      06-29-2014, 09:33 AM   #2
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I got my car from the 2000 km break in service.

Everything was fine , and i asked the guy wich oil they used , and he said 10w60 tws , and i was like hummm ok , since my ex e92 m3 took that OIL.

I got home , and saturday i see on the internet , the oil correct its 5W30 castrol.

Tomorrow BMW will hear news for me , and i want a free oil change.

i did 300 KMs with 10w60 , there is any problem ? or should i dont get worried ?

Thanks all
I would ask for a sample of the 10W60 removed from the engine and send it to Blackstone Labs for analysis. If they find a spike in metallic elements for 300miles of use then send it to BMW and ask them for an extended powertrain warranty.
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      06-29-2014, 11:01 AM   #3
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wow. How stupid can your dealer be ? The M5 has been out since mid to late 2012 and 2 yrs later, this incompetence still exists !
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      06-29-2014, 02:30 PM   #4
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The engine will be fine...
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      06-29-2014, 03:28 PM   #5
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Tomorrow , ill will ask them for extended complete warranty , or else i will complaint to BMW . I still dont believe they are so stupid.
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      06-30-2014, 05:30 AM   #6
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I would ask for an oil change. The s63TU engine should run on Castrol or Shell 5W30 LL-04
Or other oil which can be remmomended by BMW. Certainly NOT Castrol Edge 10W60.
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      06-30-2014, 10:48 AM   #7
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Your engine will be fine, just get the oil/filter changed ASAP. Btw your dealership mechanic is an idiot.
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