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drwillb drwillb is offline
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Car: 2012 n55 135i
Default 03-27-2021, 06:11 PM

Originally Posted by Mike_L
A lot of that is routine maintenance for BMWs though. Plugs every 30k, coils at least every 50k. Water pump and T-Stat at 60k. Usually walnut blasting at the same time.

These cars are never gonna be cheap to keep. Nothing good ever is.
I wouldn’t call any items on my list “routine” for the average vehicle. Especially a water pump before 50k miles. I think the better term for these items is “expected “, unfortunately.

2012 135i Mods: air scoops, CP, K&N filter, PS1, ADE FMIC, BMW PE, JB4, 1M front body, full M3 suspension front and rear, M3 brakes front and rear, M3 rear subframe and LSD

Owned so far: 88 M3 x 2, 95 325is, 95 M3 x 2, 06 Mini Cooper S, 08 335 xi, 09 Z4 35i, 01 M3, 12 135i
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