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|3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.|
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| Originally posted by schilke@Oct 22 2004, 10:06 AM |
I'm going to give you some advice, that some people say is a little overkill.
IGNORE THE LIGHTS. Change your oil every 4500-5000 miles -- REGARDLESS of what the lights tell you.
Do you really want to drive for 15K plus miles on one oil change?
I let my lights run out to red, then reset them with a peake tool. But it takes nearly 20K miles to run them to red.
| Originally posted by dberger@Oct 23 2004, 06:53 AM |
I pay $90.00 for an oil change here in Minneapolis. Not at the dealer, but at a service garage that only works on BMW's. How can I avoid paying this much. I also currently have 3 green light now on a 1998 528i, what does that mean? I don't have a manual.
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