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Old 07-10-2012, 07:16 AM
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Mein Auto: 545i
Valve seal test.Warm it up to full temp,let idle .After 30 seconds of idle stop on the gas pedal.Look for smoke out the back,If so valve seals and big job.If not buy it and change transmission fluid immediately ,change mech sleeve while their at it.Change all the fluids I mean everything.

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