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      09-03-2019, 08:31 PM   #2
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Drives: 2018 Mineral Grey M2
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Originally Posted by MetalMK View Post
Compare to other engines, the N55 engine runs at a pretty high oil temperature, about 115C (240F). Most cars I have driven run at 90C, even after hard driving, they won't exceed 95C.

If I use Sport mode the car would lower its temperature to 90C, but the transmission shifts late in automatic mode or I have to use paddle shifters, they are not something I want during my commute.

I probably shouldn't be concerned about the high oil temperature since the car is designer that way, but is there a way to enable better cooling while shifting the car at a relatively normal rpm?
240F seems quite hot, especially for a daily commute scenario.
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