BMW M5 Forum and M6 Forums banner

vanos gear lash

  1. VANOS backlash before removal (stock baseline backlash value)

    E60 M5 and E61 M5 Touring Discussion
    I was wondering how many people have measured their VANOS gear backlash BEFORE they removed the VANOS pump. Just to be clear I measured mine with the main oil pump removed so there is no influence on the chain from the tensioner. I did this mainly to understand what the baseline was for the car...
  2. S85 Rod Bearing and Vanos Line job Videos

    E63/E64 M6 Discussion
    Hello everyone, finished up my Rod bearing and internal vanos line replacement a bit ago and finally got the videos edited and loaded up. It’s a 13 part series (yep, 13 parts, lol) that goes from the beginning to the vanos bleed and shows most every step along the way. I also included the parts...
Top