I'm currently making these tools and posted them onto our FB group. Still have some sets available and wanted to offer them here. They'll be shipping in about 4-6 weeks.
VANOS Air Tool
Purchase here: BMW E39 M5 S62 Special Tools Kit - PRE-ORDER
I’ll post the link to my YouTube video tomorrow morning but holy Hannah everyone!...when I took my gears out sometime in late July I didn’t use the special tool because I couldn’t find any literature and dumb me didn’t ask the smart people of this forum. One of my gears came apart and the snap...
So I went searching on the forum and couldn't find anything specific to my issue, so I figured I would start a thread and see if anyone has any input/feedback.
I'll make a long story short: My dad and I rebuilt a motor that had a spun bearing/scored journal on crank. We have gotten...
I used to have a lot of vanos problems in the car and i managed to fix it. But since i use my car on track i get a lot of vanos problems and always getting limp mode in the middle of the race and drift . so i thought of blocking the vanos system.
Can anyone guide me through the...
Note: there are other threads about a similar procedure but they are either the other side of the car or make the change from under the car. These can however be helpful also for the right hand side sensor.
I recently got the check engine light on and the following error codes (read with the...
Hi fellow beast owners,
After reading the forum it's clear that there have been many questions and answers concerning VANOS. But before spending a lot of cash (€ 4.200 ~$ 5,500) on replacing both VANOS units I'd like to hear your opinions.
I noticed the following things:
I think for a year...
My s38b36, as probably most of you have a minor annoying leak from the rear cam chest gasket.
Has anyone done a diy on this and know whats involved? Its very tight and have a feeling it may be an engine out job, to get it right.
Part numbers and any experience re with issue would...
Im having a big problem on my E39 M5 from 1999. To make a long story short I will provide the following info:
- Car studders/hesitates on heavy load (mostly happens uphill) from 800 - 3000 RPM (approx)
- Vibration and vibration nouse comes from engine around 2000 RPM - specially when...
After taking my M5 to the Dealer for some free inspection checks, I get my car back and when my wife and I were going to westminster the SES light comes on. This light has never come on since I owned the car. I have had it inspected by Bav Autosport when I bought it and had the Long Beach BMW...
I´ve put a description of how to replace the left-hand side intake camshaft position sensor on E39 M5 S62B50 in the technical forum: