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  1. Fs:oem original double vanos unit brand new

    Engine & Performance
    Selling a brand new oem original double vanos unit for e46 bmw. ASKING $500. This item comes as is. Exctly what you see in the picture. Purchased at a authorized bmw dealer in bay area. Never been installed. Was for my 2001 330i e46. Turns out mine runs beautifully. Let me know if your...
  2. How do I find a vacuum leak/check VANOS?

    General E46 Forum
    Hi all I can hear that I have a vacuum leak when I accelerate. Any ideas on how to find it? Soapy water? Take out air box, MAF, intake hose and inspect? Is there anyway to tell if its the VANOS seal? Any help would be much appreciated.
  3. vanos piston bolt

    DIY: Do It Yourself
    I am new to E-46 Fanatics and just want to first say this sight is the best.... Thank you guys. I am getting ready to do the Beisan seal rebuild on the Vanos. Im waiting for all my parts and fully understand the procedure from reading on this site. The problem im running into is finding the...
  4. Camshaft sensor, exhaust

    General E46 Forum
    Hey gang; I've got a 00, 323i with 150k on it. I've been replacing just about everything that normally goes wrong on this car. That said, last week i popped a camshaft sensor, ehaust, code using my Peake tool. So i jumped on this site, had a look, and sure enough this seems like a common...
  5. V8 swap into E46 non-M coupe /// need opinions

    General E46 Forum
    OK, so I'm faced with a fun choice/dilemma which I'm desperately seeking a solution to... I've got a permanent work vehicle now, so it free up my E46 for a major project... I've got the better part of $15K right now to play with, and it seems like a waste for me to go the route of rebuilding...
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