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  1. E46 General
    I've tried a lot of things, hammering a bigger hex into the hole, spraying a looooot of WD40 and waiting some hours, using an extractor kit, various pliers, cutting off the sensor top with a dremel to get more room, etc.. But it still won't budge, it seems impossible. Here is a picture: I'm...
  2. E46 General
    After replacing my valve cover gasket, the middle right valve cover bolts stripped off with ease (2 of them), after putting it back together. Now I got a rough idle and a service light. Have not checked the codes yet. Is there a solution to this or do I need to replace my whole engine block...
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    Hey everyone –*went to do routine oil change today on my 05 M3 only to have trouble tightening the drain bolt back in. It hand tightens fine, but any more leverage causes the bolt to spin in place, and I'm not able to tighten to 18 ft-lbs. Looked into it a bit closer and seems like the oil pan...
  4. E46 General
    So today I decided to the exhaust cmps sensor. Now I go in and use a 5mm Allen key and guess whatt? THE FVCKING BOLT STRIPPED. Now is their any cheap way I can get this removed? I'm super ticked atm and don't know what to do please help.
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