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Old 09-23-2011, 08:18 PM   #1
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Exclamation Where to go for Vanos replacement?

Hey guys so I think it time to change the vanos on my car because it sounds like its skipping when I drive for more then 20 minutes, I was gonna get it changed at bimmersport just never had the time to go up there. Anyone have theirs replaced that can recommend somewhere or tell me what kind of price Im looking at?
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Old 09-24-2011, 12:42 AM   #2
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Old 09-24-2011, 12:43 AM   #3
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Hey guys so I think it time to change the vanos on my car because it sounds like its skipping when I drive for more then 20 minutes, I was gonna get it changed at bimmersport just never had the time to go up there. Anyone have theirs replaced that can recommend somewhere or tell me what kind of price Im looking at?
Dr Vanos is a rip off. Rebuild it yourself with the kit from http://www.beisansystems.com/.
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Old 09-24-2011, 08:26 AM   #4
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wow thanks doogee for that man
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Old 09-24-2011, 08:51 PM   #5
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Dr Vanos is a rip off. Rebuild it yourself with the kit from http://www.beisansystems.com/.
Wow that seems like it would save me alot of money. Im pretty mechanically inclined but I dont know if I trust myself with that one, do you know of anyone I can go to that would put the seals in?
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Old 09-29-2011, 09:15 PM   #6
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Wow that seems like it would save me alot of money. Im pretty mechanically inclined but I dont know if I trust myself with that one, do you know of anyone I can go to that would put the seals in?
Any competent BMW mechanic can do it; RMP, Bimmex, Bimmersport, Mauricio's Auto Repair. Price should range from $250-300.
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Anyone have a cam lock tool for rent/borrow? If not I think I'm going to buy one and rent it out.
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Anyone have a cam lock tool for rent/borrow? If not I think I'm going to buy one and rent it out.
I have a set I may consider renting.
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