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  • Tires in Winter

    Posted July 14, 2011 By in Winterizing your BMW With | 1 Comment

    Tire pressure is especially important during the winter.  Traction is often at a minimum due to wet or snowy conditions.  It is critical to have properly inflated tires, as this guarantees the best possible contact between the tire and the road. Because of wintertime lower temperatures, the air pressure in a cold tire will drop.  …

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  • Check Antifreeze Mixture

    Posted January 14, 2010 By in Winterizing your BMW With | No Comments

    If the mixture deviates from this norm, then hot and cold-weather performance can be compromised. If you were to put pure water in your vehicle’s radiator, it would freeze at 0 degrees Celsius. If you combine the water with an equal amount of antifreeze, the new mixture won’t freeze until -36 degrees Celsius! Have the …

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