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  1. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Well rebuilding a m62b44 lump for my l322 range rover, now iv found that a set of new bolts for the mains and rods are over £200!:mad. some mecanics iv spoke to say i could reuse the old ones if there tourqed right and use lock tight?,
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all new on here and looking for advice I bought an e60 2.0 diesel n47 with a snapped timing chain the car has done 180000 miles and we tend to keep our cars forever so I want to rebuild the engine rather than dump a used engine in there I've just stripped the head off and found the cam...
  3. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello, Can anyone provide me with an estimate of how much I would expect to pay to either (a) rebuild or (b) replace the rear differential in an E90 318i SE Saloon. The car was registered in 2006 if that helps. Thanks
  4. BMW Engine Conversions
    Hi all, i havnt been on a bmw forum in many years since i did my e30 m3 335i covnersion 13 years ago! i have a ladnrover 101fc, and i will be connecting that to a 4hp24 auto box. I have an m57 coming to me that may have a cracked block, blown head, not totally sure as yet, but will know soon...
  5. General BMW Discussions
    Hey guys, Are there any mechanics in here with strong engine rebuilding experience looking for work? Or do you guys know anyone that does? Kindly get in touch please. Regards Khaled
  6. BMW Z Series - Tech Talk Z1, Z3, Z4, Z8, Z9
    could anybody tell me where i could hire or buy the tools needed to set up the camshaft and to align the vanos units. Alternatively I would be interested to hear of someone who could set these up for us......I am aware of a Dr Vanos but he has not replied to several phone calls or e mails .
  7. Auto Electrical Forum
    Whilst awaiting delivery of the replacement motor I decided to try to repair the offending article. It comes out if you remove the two body screws and slides out. There was a carbon brush missing so I soldered in a replacement. Then I undercut the armature and found I cannot get the whole shaft...
  8. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys. Reminder of what I have done to date. Replaced the engine on my E46 320d touring 136 hp model. pre facelift. got it running eventually However whe it warms up smoke coming from exhaust. --- The engine sounds fine, so suspect that the turbo is leaking oil. I have removed the turbo --...
  9. BMW Engine Conversions
    Hi names Pavz! Im new to this and i just need a bit of help. my dad owned from new an E21 320 old school i know recently in the past week i convinced him to give it to me :D haha. the engine is seized i love that car used to drive it since i was 12 learned to mess around in it as well. To the...
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