Originally Posted by John 070
I'm thinking, it used to be you got an oil change at the 1 yr. mark regardless of mileage. Then BMW tried to get the semi low-mileage cars out of the loop with a strange over 6,000 per year, you're not low mileage and you don't need an oil change for free (I think many were baffled, and next thing you know that policy is retracted). So now, you wont be getting it for free for 1 1/2 yrs., when you don't reach 15k. The time interval was increased by 50%.
Must be due to the obligatory 8 speed slushbox & electricly boosted steering on both models.
I'll stick with my MT, hydraulic steering and one year OC intervals.