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Old 10-30-2005, 10:33 PM   #1
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M3 - Type of coolant?

Hey all,

What type of coolant are you using? Is it BMW brand only? Or can I use the Prestone stuff?

I can't find any specifics in the manual.

Appreciate your help.

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Old 10-30-2005, 10:37 PM   #2
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I use OEM coolant. Not expensive, like $25/jug.

And u need a jug of de-ionized water from Canadian Tire. $2/jug.
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Old 10-30-2005, 11:08 PM   #3
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I use OEM coolant. Not expensive, like $25/jug.

And u need a jug of de-ionized water from Canadian Tire. $2/jug.
Same. I use OEM coolant. Just bought some recently. I noticed the BMW coolant is a different color than the regular green. It's kind of dark blue/green in color.
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