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Old 01-30-2013, 12:13 PM
JakuLuka JakuLuka is offline
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Did find something weird today. I started bmw and stalled it.. (Mine stalls from garage too if right after start put pedal to the medal. it rises rpm to 3000 and chokes after that. loses pressure too..) Took battery off and opened rocker cover. Timing wasn't right. It was about 12 o'clock and 10 o'clock. I started to spin motor from end of crack shaft and then heard loud noise from cams. I noticed that timing was fine again (2 o'clock and 10 o'clock.) Im just pissed i don't know wich cam moved . I called bmw expert friend and he said that there has to be something wrong with vanos coz timing should get back normal when engine isn't running.. I'm trying to find somewhere cam locking tools so i can open vanos units one thing i was thinking that i change cross solenoid valves if problem changes.. Hope you get some idea from this D

Oh yeah i had solenoid valves off the motor when i opened rocker cover so it should not be at them.... But still i want to try.

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