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Old 01-22-2013, 10:39 PM   #40
jfoj
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My Ride: '06 330CiC, '03 M5
Oil takes 1 1/2 - 3 times longer than the coolant to warm up.

Cars with water based oil coolers actually have oil warmers during start up!

Be kind to your engine, drive it easy for at least 20 minutes until you think about getting to heavy with the right foot.
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