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Old 12-31-2015, 12:13 AM   #21
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There's a Facebook page on this repair?
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Old 12-31-2015, 12:41 AM   #22
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It seems not too difficult to DIY. Btw, what is VCG ? and is this a schedule maintenance item ?
VCG = Valve Cover Gasket. Not really a scheduled maintenance item - just replace it when leaking. Just sometimes when you disturb after some time, it won't reseal again properly. If it's been a few years since your valve cover gasket/rocker cover gasket has been changed, just install a new one while you're doing the VANOS seals so you don't have to do it again later.

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There's a Facebook page on this repair?

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Old 12-31-2015, 01:25 AM   #23
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Alright.. I now want to replace my Vanos seals. I will do a bit of research on parts and where to get them when I get back... It seems i never stop working or planning to work on this car forever...
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Old 01-06-2016, 01:03 AM   #24
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I have a spare vanos unit (in Sydney) for 3.0L, i bought a replacement from Dr Vanos.

Would be great to do seals on then replace your own.
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