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Old 01-06-2013, 06:48 PM   #1
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I saw the previous discussion, but it was not answered if we can use this in our cars.



Me and a couple of my barnyard friends were sitting around trying to find a way to save a few bucks and wanted to know what the knowledgeable and respected members of the forum thought.
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Old 01-06-2013, 07:09 PM   #2
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It CAN be used but it is not recommended at all. BMW coolant has certain properties in regards to corrosion, etc. Stick with BMW coolant.
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Never saw the other thread?

BMW coolant doesn't cost that much more than something like that so for something that is not done very often I will keep using BMW coolant.

Cliff note: OEM coolant or bust.
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Old 01-07-2013, 01:10 AM   #5
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Why would you use that motor oil in your cooling system?
I would for sure stick to using that as motor oil and motor oil only broseph.
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It CAN be used but it is not recommended at all. BMW coolant has certain properties in regards to corrosion, etc. Stick with BMW coolant.
So, you drink the Kool-Aid too. Can you show what these 'certain properties' are, or is it just an article of faith?

Worse yet, you moderate based on your unsubstantiated, incorrect opinions. Shameful.
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