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Old 01-06-2012, 01:25 AM   #162701
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I hear it is a real pain in the ass. While the ccv itself isn't too expensive a lot of the houses are brittle and break. You can either go the oil filter housing route or the intake manifold route. You will have to replace one the seal of the route you take. I will go the intake manifold route at a later time. I'm not sure if it needs to be replaced yet and am already incurring too much cost.

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Old 01-06-2012, 01:29 AM   #162702
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Damn you reminded me, p/s reservoir gasket!

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Old 01-06-2012, 01:30 AM   #162703
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Glad I didn't order my parts yet!

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Old 01-06-2012, 01:30 AM   #162704
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im already doing the oil filter gasket. It's the ccv and all the hoses that are costly.

hoses and ccv are about $160

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Old 01-06-2012, 01:34 AM   #162705
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check no orings or crush washers need to be replaced with that hose as well.
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Old 01-06-2012, 01:36 AM   #162706
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mahle fuel filter - $58
victor reinz valve cover gromets - $0.95 x15
oil filter housing gasket - $5
victor reinz valve cover gasket - $28
mann oil filter - $5.5
power steering cap gasket - $2.75
same parts from BMWparts.com total $83.88 before taxes and free shipping. Damn would have saved $30.

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Old 01-06-2012, 02:01 AM   #162707
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gonna be takin the sedan on a road trip to sf tomorrow, any suggestions on things i should bring just in case?
Believe me when i say this, expansion tank.
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I bet he can make something expand in your trunk
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Dam... I'm on probation now and I almost kick some guy ass that lives across the street from me... As I was coming home, turning in with my wife I see a guy creeping up to my car and tried to open my car door that was parked. And I ask what the f you doing to my car, he said sorry he thought that it was his friend car. I said how the fuk you mistaken my car to a civic. Then my wife got piss off at me for going off since I'm on probation. Fuk... Life sucks right now... Then later on the guy came back knocking on my door with his mom apologizing , that it was a miss understanding... After I threaten him I'm kick his ass.. Lol
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Dam... I'm on probation now and I almost kick some guy ass that lives across the street from me... As I was coming home, turning in with my wife I see a guy creeping up to my car and tried to open my car door that was parked. And I ask what the f you doing to my car, he said sorry he thought that it was his friend car. I said how the fuk you mistaken my car to a civic. Then my wife got piss off at me for going off since I'm on probation. Fuk... Life sucks right now... Then later on the guy came back knocking on my door with his mom apologizing , that it was a miss understanding... After I threaten him I'm kick his ass.. Lol
at least he was honest and actually came over to apologize... with his MOMMY!
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