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  1. Thread: ebay z8 ah60460

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    The VANOS solenoid is the actuator that advances...

    The VANOS solenoid is the actuator that advances and retards the valve timing based upon an electrical signal from the engine ECU( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solenoid ).

    I haven't read anything...
  2. Thread: ebay z8 ah60460

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    Andrew, your experience goes back much further...

    Andrew, your experience goes back much further than mine. I was driving a 6 cylinder 5 series back then. All I know is that on the M5 board all the talk is about VANOS solenoid failures and VANOS...
  3. Thread: ebay z8 ah60460

    by ZMates
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    The VANOS production date issue is purely a...

    The VANOS production date issue is purely a startup noise issue, not a failure issue. An oil pressure valve was added in Dec of 2000 that maintains the oil pressure in the VANOS when the engine is...
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