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      06-09-2019, 08:52 AM   #92
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Originally Posted by Sportstick View Post
Bingo...I had the same chat at my BMW dealer. Until it fails, it's not defective under their warranty. They point out that many more do not fail than do. The tech suggested 5k oil changes to help prolong life. Also, he said to listen for a whining sound as first indication of trouble before catastrophic failure. The whining sound can support their warranty repair, he said.
Understood, but if the whining sound happens after 70k miles, you're toast. Correct?