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  1. BMW 645CI Rocker cover gasket

    BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi All, Replaced rocker cover gasket located on air box side of engine, started engine and now rough idling. Any ideas as to what could be causing this or should it clear? Thanks
  2. Valve cover gasket N52 engine

    BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    I need to replace the valve cover gasket on my 2007 3.0 Si N52 engine done 60,000 miles. We have had this car for 3 years now and I have only had to change the starter motor and clean the vanos solenoids. So although I am comfortable working on the engine, I need to get all the advise that I...
  3. *SEPTEMBER 2019 OFFER on UK Breakdown Cover*

    Chris Knott Insurance
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  4. BMW E61 Under Engine Cover

    BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    Hello, I am looking for BMW e61 2009 530d M SPORT under engine cover, there is a lot covers for Simple e61 but I need for M SPORT. Maybe someone know where I can buy ? Many thanks.
  5. Rear bumper cover removal - 2000 e46 330ci

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi All, I need to remove my rear bumper cover to do some repairs on it, all the guides i've looked at have access holes in the rear bumper for the t50 bolts, mine does not (it does still have the bolts, but no way to get to them as far as i can see), perhaps because it has parking sensors? I was...
  6. Channel cover,exterior,door, front left bmw f10

    F10
    Hey, The chrome channel cover on the exterior front left door is sticking up by about 3mm, I've tried pushing it back down but it springs up... This is so annoying as it's probably a quick fix. I've tried searching for the answer with no joy. Any tips or advice welcome. It's a 520d 2013...
  7. 5 Series F10 Exterior chrome Channel Cover Window Trim 2013

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello, I hope someone can help. The channel cover,exterior,door, front left on my bmw f10 (chrome trim) on the passenger door is coming away/sticking up by 3mm ish towards the door handle on my 2013 F10, I would like to know can this be fixed without replacing it? I don't wish to spend a...
  8. N53 membrane issue, valve cover replacement

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, I had a membrane breather issue on e92 325i 3 litre and the engine was basically whistling, i checked would there be any suction under the oil cap, there was hence as recommended I replaced the valve cover, new OEM from BMW (£330). The whistling stopped, i noticed 1.there is still still a...
  9. Best breakdown cover?

    General BMW Discussions
    What is the difference between cheap breakdown cover and more expensive cover? If I look at the table below for example, there are big differences in prices between companies for what seems like the same level of cover. Why? What is the difference? breakdown cover comparison Am I missing...
  10. E90 OBD port cover

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    Hi. Could I get a quote for 51437147543 please? Thanks,
  11. Engine cover insulation 2008 E91 325D

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, just changed air filter on 325D and cleaned out vortex crankcase breather.My problem is that the foam insulation that was attatched to the plastic engine cover has completely disintegrated.I have binned it and vacuumed out all the crap left behind.Re fitted cover with no insulation. Not...
  12. 318i N42 rocker cover gasket / valve cover gasket

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey all, I need to swap out the RCG / VCG on the N42. I done this a few years back on a friends N42 also but was wondering you guys could clear up a few things; 1. Main question being regarding the use of gasket sealant. Right now the existing gasket has some on due to when the ring and seals...
  13. Rear differential cover torque settings

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi All and thanks in advance for viewing this post. I have a leaking rear diff and I need to resealable the back cover. Does anyone know the torque settings for the bolts?
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  15. 320 Diesel Compact Rocker cover gasket diy

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello all My rocker cover is leaking oil, and I've been looking for a diy guide/video to replace it. I've been through scores of YouTube video, but all of the diy guide are for petrol cars. I will appreciate your guidance expertise to assist me in getting this task completed. It's the m47n...
  16. Car cover recommendations

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I keep my E31 under a cover on the drive as I live on a busy road and am a little paranoid about prying eyes or people that like to damage nice things for no reason. This is also partly the reason why I don't drive my car enough - it's a hassle removing the cover, taking the car out, washing it...
  17. Valve cover gasket and engine inspection

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    so I changed over the valve cover gasket but me being a n00b I cocked it up and its leaking even worse now so how the hell do you keep the ******* in position while putting the cover back on because I feel like the back left straight isn't on properly, mine always falls off and just becomes...
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  19. N53 valve cover replacement DIY problem

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, so I realized that my valve cover is leaking so I got to the point where I can move it, I removed fuel lines, fuel rail, a bracket with harness held by 2 aluminum blue top bolts and the strut tower. Now when I attempt to lift out the valve cover I got injectors on my way, the...
  20. 2003 N42 316 - Cylinder Head Rear Cover Plate....What does it do?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi knowledgeable peeps.... On the rear of the CH is a black plastic cover plate, I know it seals part of the cooling system, but there are two seals....is one the cooling channel and the other an oil gallery, or are they both part of the cooling system? I ask as I am getting oil in the coolant...
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