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  1. x5 e53 timming chain

    Hello I finally brought a 2004 X5 E53 3.o petrol 2 weeks ago it's driving really nice really happy with it ,its done 100000 miles no record of timming chain being done ,when does this need to be done or do they last a life time . Can any answer this thanks much appreciated Wardy84
  2. 2004 e46 318ci has annoying rattle from timming chain area

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all new to this site so i thought i would see if anyone could help my bmw 318ci e46 engine has started to have a annoying rattle from timming chain area when revs reach 1000. Tried code reader showing no codes ,but the rattle goes if i unplug and plug back in any sensor ,so far i have renewed...
  3. 320d m47 timming chain procedure ?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    was wondering if anyone has or can pin point me in the direction of the procedure just to go by as a reference as I strip mine , any help greatly appreciated
  4. 1998 E31 840i - Cam timming

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Putting my engine back together with new chains and guides, all going ok so far. Does anyone know a way of setting the position of the round plate on the front of the offside intake cam that the cam sensor reads from. Its slotted and can be swung 10-15 degrees I think there is a BMW device...
  5. what bad timing.

    BFuk Open Topic
    got a rover 214si twin cam 16 valve one, as a run around, got it with 12 months mot and 6 months tax for £200.00 ,as i didnt know when the cam belt had been done i booked it in for tommorow morning. gues what........ on the way home the tensioner broke .... and bent my valve one f*ucked...