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      02-07-2013, 10:05 AM   #23
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My 116d asked for service exactly after 30.000 kms, after 7 months. But I'm driving quite easy and long distances mainly.
Not bad. Did you drive mainly in Eco Pro Mode too?
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      02-07-2013, 11:35 AM   #24
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erm, my 118i has asked for its first service witih 4000 km ¬¬
I´ve had the car for 4 months now...
And I swear I haven´t been driving it that hard!
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      02-07-2013, 01:52 PM   #25
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Not bad. Did you drive mainly in Eco Pro Mode too?
Comfort mode for the most of the time. It's not a big difference in consumption in eco pro mode, but response is much better.
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      02-08-2013, 12:46 AM   #26
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erm, my 118i has asked for its first service witih 4000 km ¬¬
I´ve had the car for 4 months now...
And I swear I haven´t been driving it that hard!
Funny 4000km Fanis whats your answer
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      02-08-2013, 04:18 PM   #27
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Is the shorter interval because of the warmer climate in turkey (and other warmer countries)

In the uk my 118d has done 19,000 miles and is showing another 2,000 miles till its first service. Which would be more like 30,000 km
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      02-08-2013, 04:25 PM   #28
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erm, my 118i has asked for its first service witih 4000 km
Ive had the car for 4 months now...
And I swear I havent been driving it that hard!
Funny 4000km Fanis whats your answer
Actually I've brought mine one week ago and complained about that a lot. My service assistant told me that in Turkey diesel quality has became good but petrol is still not ok. So that's why it's often.

But..., here comes a glitch.
She said for diesel in Turkey, it's good; so service period is 30.000 km.
But I have also a 2011 Mini Cooper Countryman. It's says 30.000 km or 2 years!!!
I asked this, she said: "We recommend maximum 15.000 km for Minis"
(Next month it's gonna be 2 years and it's on 12.500 km btw)

So, that's a mind confusing trick, can they take a risk like this? Such as getting more from customers?
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      02-11-2013, 02:31 AM   #29
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1-) When i bought car it was saying 11000km to first service and when i use than it drops 9000km and i went first service.

2-)when i took my car from service it was showing next service will be 8000km later this mean(17k) they reset my cbs and as you see it comes again.
1. you bought it new and it said 11.000 kms for next service? If yes, then it is a) either a software problem with the CBS or b) it is set like that by BMW Turkey...which is strange or is a scum by BMW Turkey.

2. If the CBS has default the 11.000 kms mark set by BMW Turkey, then I guess is nothing you can do.

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Funny 4000km Fanis whats your answer
I have no answer, other than there is aproblem with the CBS software or they have set different service intervals for San Paolo.

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Is the shorter interval because of the warmer climate in turkey (and other warmer countries)
Not true. In Greece we have a warm climate (same as Turkey) and the service interval is at 30.000+ kms.

What I gather from all the above is that a) either the CBS software has a problem (like mine had problem with the brake pad sensors) or b) the loval BMW importer has set different CBS values....now if that is approved by BMW Ag or not is something I do not know.
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I said it already. You want to contact BMW HQ about this. I think they are making extra money on you guys
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      02-12-2013, 04:53 AM   #31
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When we ask our service their answer because of Turkey's petrol quality. ıts ridiculous. Petrol quality bad but diesel quality better than petrol. Who can believe this...
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I've done 6000km on my 125i and it's telling me first service is due in 9000km.
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When we ask our service their answer because of Turkey's petrol quality. ıts ridiculous. Petrol quality bad but diesel quality better than petrol. Who can believe this...
Email BMW HQ in Germany. Bypass your dealers
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