HA, my wheels are only this clean because I got them professionally re-done with powder coat a few years ago, and I pull them off in the winter and run my other set.
VANOS board maintenance/cleaning is pretty straight forward, doesn't involve pulling the valve covers and seems to solve a lot of peoples VANOS issues.On the VANOS front, I think that might could be the reason. My vanos is still pretty loud even with Matt's tune (although much quieter than the shark whatever).
But just like you, I wouldn't pull apart the valve cover and everything to change my VANOS without a code. and I'm also broke because of the eventuri purchase lol
Please enlighten meGreat news on the oil report.
VANOS board maintenance/cleaning is pretty straight forward, doesn't involve pulling the valve covers and seems to solve a lot of peoples VANOS issues.
NO WAY!! ABS solenoidsIt's basically solenoid cleaning while manually pulsing (do not use more than 9 volts), filter cage removal, solder joint strengthening and o-ring replacement.
Browse my thread starting here with the link to one of the maintenance threads on this site and continue on until my post on a very cheap alternative for used solenoids.