Valve cover gasket leaks are common after 60,000 miles. Symptoms will include oil drips under the vehicle and burning oil smell from the engine compartment.Google+
Car Problem Reports
BMW 330xi Oil Leaks From Engine Area
BMW 330xi Problem
Average Mileage: 88,820 mi (50,000 mi - 140,000 mi)
how much should i pay to get an engine oil pan gasket leak fixed ?
Visitor, 2002 BMW 330xi, 89,000 mi
oil leaks front of engine (new valve cover gaskiet and oil panel gaskiet],
Visitor, 2003 BMW 330xi, 75,000 mi
bad valve cover gasket replaced
Visitor, 2006 BMW 330xi, 98,000 mi
Oil leaking from underside of engine; smell of oil burning and smoking coming from underneath engine for the 1st 5-10 everytime I start my car.
Visitor, 2005 BMW 330xi, 77,000 mi
Slow oil leak. By 134,000 miles I was adding 1 quart of oil every 3 months. Today it was diagnosed as an intermittent leak by the ventilation by the crank case something...
Visitor, 2006 BMW 330xi, 103,000 mi
I have a oil leak took it to the shop and they guy said it's gonna cost me around 900 to 1000 dollars just to repl Ace the gasket
Visitor, 2003 BMW 330xi, 65,000 mi
had this problem as well as oil filter housing gasket on both my 330xi's
Visitor, 2006 BMW 330xi, 50,000 mi
valve cover replaced due to leak
Visitor, 2005 BMW 330xi, 79,000 mi
Burning oil smell after a trip.
Visitor, 2001 BMW 330xi, 125,000 mi
valve cover gasket junk