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      06-22-2019, 02:57 PM   #23
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Know your BMW.

While owning my 2012 X6 M. I've gained a lot of knowledge.
1st the M version has the S63 motor, not be N63.
2nd because it's the S63. the oil I use is a synthetic German oil Liqui Moly, 10-60w. I live in North Carolina the weather is warm here most of the time. if I were in a colder climate I probably wouldn't use such a thick
weight. many people would argue that I should use 5-30w which is standard for other BMW But this is an S63 motor. the vehicle should come with a supplemental user's manual which may describe how to take care of the S63.
You'll want to change the coolant hoses around the turbos. the turbos are covered to keep a lot of heat away but the hoses that are nearest the turbos should be replaced. very easy to change.
other than that I so enjoy the car it is an ultimate driving machine.
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Hi all i am new to here, I just got my 2013 X6 M last year, has 30k mile on the odo right now. Its running quite fine actually, haven't notice any problem so far. I bought from a local BMW dealership certified preowned. One problem i dont know if they have already done the injector index 12 or not. So far i dont notice any noise coming out from the engine.

I do my engine oil and filter change every 3k mile, was also thinking about changing my transmission oil and filter.

Can I ask how often do you guys change your transmission oil and filter?
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Moreover, as i was shopping around i witnessed some include the bubble Hood and others don't, is this an optional feature ?

One more thing , are there any 2014s or the production ended 2013
Thanks
Yes i think there are 2014 MY out there.

Bubble hood are the later models check E71 X6M LCI
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