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      10-16-2012, 08:07 PM   #67
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just bought my 08 323i, auto, 6 months ago, had 41k km's on it, now has 70k ish km's. i have an hour each way commute in to the city. add meetings, and road trips, i should put on 60 to 70k km's each year. have 2 oil changes, and brake pads.

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      10-16-2012, 08:55 PM   #68
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That's impressive. What routine maintenance have you done? Have you changed the transmission or differential fluids?
Diff: 76K and 158K
Trans: 89K and 158K
Coolant: 76K, 134K (t-stat), and 149K (water pump)
Plugs: 98K
Oil changes: about every 17,500 miles on average
Powersteering Fluid: 158K
Brake Fluid: every 2 years
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      10-17-2012, 10:34 PM   #69
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      10-17-2012, 10:38 PM   #70
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187k. Major items I've paid for:
Diff - $2000 (Dinan Mountainview)
6 Coils - ~$70 each (DIY)
Starter - $350 (hookup at dealership)
AC compressor - $600 (hookup at dealership)
Water pump - $500 (hookup at dealership)
Valve cover gasket - $500 (hookup at dealership)

Pending work:
Guibo + center support bearing
Head gasket/resurface (most likely new head)
Alternator bearing
How are your subframe bushings? Id say at that mileage it is about time to look into replacing. Still feel firm or squishy back there?
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      10-18-2012, 01:19 AM   #71
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How are your subframe bushings? Id say at that mileage it is about time to look into replacing. Still feel firm or squishy back there?
Rear subframe bushing really should never wear out. Visually they're fine and they have about as much flex as they did stock. Upper shock mounts are the quick wearing parts. I've replaced mine before but didn't really include it in my list since it's not a major repair.
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      10-18-2012, 09:06 AM   #72
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      10-20-2012, 01:40 AM   #73
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      10-21-2012, 07:49 AM   #75
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      10-21-2012, 10:06 AM   #76
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      10-22-2012, 09:23 PM   #77
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2006 330i w/ 112,000 miles.

Recent work:
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Oil change (every 5,000 miles)
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      10-23-2012, 08:59 AM   #78
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      10-23-2012, 10:55 AM   #79
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Diff: 76K and 158K
Trans: 89K and 158K
Coolant: 76K, 134K (t-stat), and 149K (water pump)
Plugs: 98K
Oil changes: about every 17,500 miles on average
Powersteering Fluid: 158K
Brake Fluid: every 2 years
You go THAT long inbetween oil changes and you haven't had any major issues? I just went 18,000 kms (about 11,500 mi) and I felt guilty.....

OP:
139,000 kms

All fluids swapped around 100,000 kms. New plugs at 110,000 kms. Only real service issues were broken valve cover bolt (fixed under CPO warranty) and I had a sticky intake Vanos solenoid which was fixed easily by a cleaning all done DIY.
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      10-25-2012, 09:00 PM   #80
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You go THAT long inbetween oil changes and you haven't had any major issues? I just went 18,000 kms (about 11,500 mi) and I felt guilty.....

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139,000 kms

All fluids swapped around 100,000 kms. New plugs at 110,000 kms. Only real service issues were broken valve cover bolt (fixed under CPO warranty) and I had a sticky intake Vanos solenoid which was fixed easily by a cleaning all done DIY.
Yup. What, you don't trust BMW? If I changed my oil every 5,000 miles I'd be doing it about every 6 weeks. 8 times a year, no thanks.

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      11-02-2012, 04:07 AM   #81
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I personally have 107k on my 2006 325i 6MT

How about everyone else?

Who has the highest?
Sadly im in the lead. 07 328i 110k
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      11-02-2012, 06:01 AM   #82
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Sadly im in the lead. 07 328i 110k
Ehh, well, I just went over 193,400 miles yesterday. Sorry.
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      11-02-2012, 04:23 PM   #83
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Ehh, well, I just went over 193,400 miles yesterday. Sorry.
damn thats like 650 plus a week, that is if its an 06. Congrats
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      11-02-2012, 11:17 PM   #84
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damn thats like 650 plus a week, that is if its an 06. Congrats
About 800 a week, but I do drive a bike and my truck a few times a year. And it is not just all highway miles. There's a good 25 miles of fast back roads and a good 20 miles of stop and go.
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      11-11-2012, 03:18 PM   #85
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      11-11-2012, 06:19 PM   #86
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      11-11-2012, 08:38 PM   #87
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'06 330i - 167,000kms. Needs a new Diff (annoying whine from the back) and I have not yet replaced the plugs. done coolant, trans fluid and oil at every 7,000kms.

Anyone have a used diff from a 06 330i auto?? lol
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i saw a 330 on craiglist with 198k....

he was asking 9200 obo for it..
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