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      05-12-2011, 10:35 PM   #19
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Quote:
Originally Posted by bimmertt View Post
You are focusing on the wrong aspect here. BMW is not requiring a brand, but rather the LL-01 specification. If BMW required only Castrol to be used while Mobil 1, Pennzoil, and Valvoline produced equally acceptable LL-01 approved oils, that would be in violation with the act.
Absolutely correct.