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      11-10-2013, 09:22 AM   #1
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Arrow DIY Vanos replacement video...

I came across this great video on how to replace the vanos sensors in our cars...

Vanos replacement on any BMW with the 6 cylinder engine N51 N52 N52K N54 engine...
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Good find! I hope to not need it never
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Interesting. Thanks for the post.

I wonder if it wouldn't correct the frequent surging idle I get. The dealers can't diagnose it and there are no codes kicked up as a result, but agree that they can feel it while sitting in the cabin and can hear the exhaust burbling on the little miss-like variations.
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Interesting. Thanks for the post.

I wonder if it wouldn't correct the frequent surging idle I get. The dealers can't diagnose it and there are no codes kicked up as a result, but agree that they can feel it while sitting in the cabin and can hear the exhaust burbling on the little miss-like variations.
I think it just might fix that. Buy two sensors and throw them in.
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Think I might just do that.

Here's the part number for anyone else needing it:
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Think I might just do that.

Here's the part number for anyone else needing it:
Replace both units: intake and exhaust Vanos.
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