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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So my brother purchased an E92 325i 06 today - it looks in great shape but has a slight oil leak (120k), we plan to replace all of the following engine gaskets: Valve Cover Gasket (+ aluminium bolts?) Oil Filter Housing Gasket Oil Filter Cooler Gasket Oil Pan Gasket (+ aluminium bolts?) I'm...
  2. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    I have just had in, a 4.4 V8 Individual for a full service and I thought I might share with you what to look for when changing the plugs. I have attached pics taken from the work done. Firstly, remove the square plastic covers inserted over the 2 10mm bolts that hold the coil cover on and then...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Will be starting the oil leak rectification journey of the N42 engine in my e46 and have noticed the massive price difference of valve cover gaskets etc on e bay. I'll be starting with the usual suspects of the top end i.e: Valve cover Vacuum pump Spark plug seals Valvetronic motor seal...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi. Been doing a pile of work on this due to blocked oil separator/CCV and hoses. Replaced all that and the valve cover gasket, vacuum pump o ring, vanos solenoid orings, Oil filter housing gaskets. Decided since the inlet manifold had to come off and the gaskets looked worse for wear that I...
  5. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi folks, newbie here, bought a 3 series e90 320i last week, have noticed small oil leak/ burning smell and after reading up seems that rocker cover gaskets at fault, does any1 know how much this would cost done the bmw garage, thanks
  6. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I am taking off the inlet manifold on my 335d to replace the glow plugs and check the swirl flaps. What's the consensus on whether I should replace the 12 manifold gaskets? Some say yes and some no on the various posts I have read.
  7. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi Guys, It's becoming almost impossible to drive now as it has all the symptoms of knackered head gaskets. Has anyone done this job and what do I need to consider. I've changed head gaskets on 4 cylinders, 6's, V6's & V8's. I need to know if there's anything unique about this engine and indeed...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, I recently saw a list of gaskets and hoses that may cause oil leaks on a E46 2.0 TD Touring, can anyone supply the link please as I need to replace my oil gaskets and possible hoses that may cause leaks cheers all :thumbsup
  9. Incar Motor Factors - The German Car Parts Special
    price for the above and also does the kit come injector seals for the cover and eccentric cam sensor seal please
  10. General BMW Discussions
    Hi there I'm going to replace my swirl flaps and I'm aware there are 2 sizes I just wondered are the gaskets that come with the kits are all the same size. Thanks steve
  11. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi ive got to change both gaskets in the oil filter housing on an N46 engine , I want an easy life so I would like to disconnect the two water hoses that go on to the oil cooler and take the unit out in one piece to work on ,, now the question is if the motor has not been run and the system...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    HI, I'm about to change the powersteering/coolant pump on my 318ci e46 n42, I've got a pump buy literally cannot find any seals or gaskets anywhere on the entire world wide web! Someone please inform me of a supplier! Many thanks
  13. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    The 850 has an oil leak, I need to replace the rocker cover gaskets but can not find any source of supply, can anyone help with a suggestion. Have looked on line without success, any clues!. Cheers and thanks.
  14. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, I have a broken glow plug in cylinder 1 according to Dis so I have bought four to replace all of them if I am going in there, it has covered 97k Haynes says renew the gaskets when replacing the manifold. I'm a bit of a miser and don't fancy spending £50 to renew all the gaskets...
  15. BMW Garages and Parts Retailers
    hi all just to inform you all of a company that manufactures quality gaskets at very reasonable prices of oem quality . I have used them for vcg gasket and had no problems with it.
  16. Introductions
    My name's Fe and I'm entirely new to owning a BMW (as of last week!). I now have a 1996 316i E36 which I really like due, in part, to the charming quirkiness of having both a 1.6l engine and a spoiler! Unfortunately, due to an incredible level of bad luck, my car managed to blow a head gasket...
  17. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi, Does anyone here know a source for manifold and down pipe gaskets for the V12? BMW no longer stock them and Germany only has 3 left. I've tried GSF, Motormec, euro car parts with no joy. Thanks
  18. BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    hi guys anyone able to confirm if there are 4 o ring gaskets that go from the exhaust headers to the cats (2 each side) oem show 4 in total but when i took my old cats off it looks like theres only one each side (that comes of with the cat ) the other looks like its part of the header . does...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    E36 Coupe rear light cluster gaskets - SORTED Morning All After drying out the inside of the Coupe and nature being kind enough to show me the source of the water ingress, I've been on a mission to find some replacement rear light gaskets. GSF and Euro don't list them and I don't know of any...
  20. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Getting the manifold changed on my 2004 525d next week, and I am just trying to get all the necessary gaskets etc. I have purchased the 3 main double manifold gaskets, but which others do I need? Turbo gasket? Nuts? Thanks!
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