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Need BMW automobile special tools

Postby bdento59 » Sun Jul 28, 2013 7:07 pm

Wondering if anyone out there happens to have some special BMW tools that I could perhaps borrow or rent? I'm looking for the "Camshaft Alignment Engine Timing Locking Tool" Master Set, which is a combination of BMW 11 3 450 & 11 3 240 special tools. I need to R&R the double VANOS unit on a 1999 E46 323i to replace the bearings and seals (to fix the rattle) so I can sell the car.

Any help would be mucho appreciated, as I just can't justify the $400 investment in the tool kit for a one-time use.
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Re: Need BMW automobile special tools

Postby Jeff Bennetts » Sun Jul 28, 2013 9:22 pm

If nobody here can help you, you might take a peak around here.

http://www.homemadetools.net/category/automotive
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Re: Need BMW automobile special tools

Postby rpleines » Thu Aug 22, 2013 12:03 pm

Jeff, great link. I'm saving that one.Thanks for posting it. Rich
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Re: Need BMW automobile special tools

Postby KenHMT » Wed Aug 26, 2015 5:05 pm

Jeff Bennetts wrote:If nobody here can help you, you might take a peak around here.

http://www.homemadetools.net/category/automotive


Ken here from HomemadeTools.net.

I know this thread is an old one, but thanks for the link! :)

To celebrate our 20,000th homemade tool, we made a new ebook featuring our top 50 homemade tools. You guys are welcome to it for free:

http://download.homemadetools.net/50MustReadTools.pdf

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Re: Need BMW automobile special tools

Postby NobleHops » Thu Aug 27, 2015 10:35 am

Ken. that was cool as hell of you to come by and post that. Thanks.

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Re: Need BMW automobile special tools

Postby KenHMT » Mon Sep 14, 2015 3:52 pm

You're very welcome! Glad you enjoyed the ebook.

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