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post #1 of 4 Old Oct 19th, 2005, 9:50 am Thread Starter
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Oil filter help

Not wanting to get into a long oil filter discussion. I am in a pinch, for some reason BMW pulled the franchise from our local dealer in Hattiesburg MS (I think it was because they sell multiple brands). The small business that I have been getting my oil filters are now selling only K&N part No. KN-163 for BMWs. (they have a power coating on them). Has anyone used this, it has a nut on the bottom and want to make sure it will clear the cover.
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post #2 of 4 Old Oct 19th, 2005, 2:29 pm
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im pretty sure any bmw car dealer can order the filters you need from bmw if you get in a pinch, or get a diff. dealer to send them to you. chicago bmw would probably do it and give you 20% off at the same time.
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The nut will clear without any problem. I believe they are good filters, but would not use except in a pinch since they are painted.

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www.Beemerboneyard.com I highly recommend them - for plugs too.
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