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      02-26-2013, 05:23 AM   #1
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hi guys im new to the forum and kind of new to bmw's i owned 1 a couple of years back a 318 compact! then i went onto audi's for a while but now i got myself a 56 235i coupe auto box so far im loving the car..

my question is when im sitting in traffic or pulled up somewhere (idel) i noticed my car most times condenstates out the exhaust a fair bit would you say this was normal due to weather being so cold ect? my friend says its just normal due being a bigger engine?

any help is greatful thanks.
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      02-26-2013, 06:01 AM   #2
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It is vapour and it's normal when temperatures are low. Disapears as the engine heats up.
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      02-26-2013, 06:18 AM   #3
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It's normal, don't worry about it. The N53 engine (DI) is so clean, condensation is about the only thing that emerges from the exhaust!
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      02-26-2013, 06:26 AM   #4
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thanks guys. just when you look out and see it i as like oh whats this ha now im going around to see what cars are doing it lol
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      02-26-2013, 07:08 PM   #5
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i had opened a similar thread sometime back, its vapour & pretty notorious with the straight six engines.
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      02-27-2013, 02:08 PM   #6
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Yep mine does it all the time, and mines has full dealer history, only 60k, and uses about a thimble of oil every 1000 miles and runs like a dream, so you can safely assume its pretty standard.

Also my 330i did it quite badly
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