Originally Posted by JustinGTP
Was waiting for someone to say this. Unless you have an M3 with Novillo or Extended Novillo, all the Dakota leathers in the 3er are Aniline Coated Leather. You just need a cleaner to clean it, I use Autoglym leather cleaner and then wipe off with plain water. Brings back the seats to their matte look. Conditioning is a waste of money.
I use Z9/Z10 and the leather just feels soft for weeks. Smells awesome too.
I apply the conditioner to the dash area too, since it protects against the sun.
So far havent seen any degradation.