Originally Posted by CaptTurbo
Thanks for making the effort to take us through this Dave. I noticed that you cautioned to not over torque the oil plug but I think you should also caution to not over torque the oil filter cover bolts. Those little buggers have very tender theads. Great thread and again thanks!
I use a small t-handle on the small 8 mm bolts and easy still does it even with that, Thanks for the informative service lesson. 300.00 dollars! they must be a wannabee BMW dealer as thats what they charged me on my first service on a beemer I had.