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Old 09-06-2005, 03:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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E39 M5 90k

Hi Folks,

A guy wanted to know what sort of oil consumption to expect from a 5 year old M5 at 90K. He's getting about 700m/pint and has been assured that this is within tolerance!

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While this may sound very high, this is within safe standards. Any more and i'd be concerned, but with an M5 quite a bit of oil does get burned off as it is a high-revving engine.
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