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Old 04-09-2013, 06:26 PM
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Mein Auto: x5
cam timing?

02 x5 3.0

can anyone give me a picture or a description of how to time the cams or the alignment marks?

thanks
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Old 04-10-2013, 07:46 AM
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Mein Auto: 03 ZHP, 01 X5, 73 MGB
M54 engine has variable valve timing. It's not a simple alignment, you need the cam alignment jig in order to do this.

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