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So I'm looking to get me a 318 with the infamous n42 engine :) ,

it has chain rattle, that should be sorted out with the new updated tensioner.

But when the vanos kicks in, it starts to knock and sound like a Diesel engine.
What's your thoughts on that?

Check my video , after 30sec mark it begins to knock

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFEcHRkGtUY ,,

How i know that this sound is from Vanos is because of this second video,
A mechanic enables/disables the vanos, to force the sound.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5vGmVJT9tE

whats the fix on this?
 
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