BMW X5, 328i, 128i, & More (N52) Accessory Drive Belt Kit - Highlights & Product Review

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BMWs with the N52 motor require accessory drive belt replacement around every 80,000 miles. When you're replacing your belt, there are a couple other components that should be replaced at the while ...

Built For Competition - BMW E46 M3 GTS

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One doesn’t go racing with the intent to be mediocre. This BMW E46 M3 GTS was specifically built to the fullest extent of the rules to compete in NASA's German Touring Series....

BMW X5, 328i, Z4, & More GA6HP19Z Mechatronic Service Kit - Highlights And Product Review

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Mechatronic units on BMWs with the 6HP19 are known to have a few different issues that can crop up over time. This kit contains everything you need to service the Mechatronic unit while it's off your ...

BMW X5, 550i, 650i, & More (N63 & S63) Fuel Injector Kit - Specs And Product Review

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BMW piezo style fuel injectors are a very well-known failure item. Failure can happen as early as 35,000 miles or never happen for the life of the vehicle. These injectors aren't a regular ...

What You Missed From UC3 2019 - In Photos

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Thanks to a cooperative Mother Nature, the annual United Car Club of Connecticut and UConn Car Club UC3 car show was way bigger than expected. In the shadows of Rentschler Stadium, the turnout for ...

European Cars Swarm The Petersen Museum Rooftop

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When FCP Euro caught wind of a European Car Show happening at the Petersen Automotive Museum, we knew we couldn't miss out. The show's organizers from the Southern ...

How To Install Pressed In Bearings and Wheel Hubs On Your BMW E36/E46

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Press-in bearings can be an absolute pain to deal with, but it doesn't have to be if you have the right tools. In this guide, I show you how to deal with pressed-in wheel bearings and hubs on my ...

A Race To The Top - BMW E92 335xi Drag Build Saga

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Hi, my name is Chad Rose. Out of my home garage (and occasionally my driveway) in Toledo, Ohio, I have built one of the quickest BMW 335xi's in the country. When I originally purchased the car, I ...

How To Install Camshafts On A BMW M50/S50 or M52/S52 Engine

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Camshaft installation on M50/S50 and M52/S52 engines (and the M52TU/M54/M56) engines have people afraid due to the length of the camshaft and the possibility of snapping one during removal or ...

AC Schnitzer E36 S3 Sport M3 Convertible with Dinan Supercharger

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If German tuning powerhouse AC Schnitzer were to build an E36 M3 convertible as a catalog car, it might turn out something like this....

BMW X3, Z4, 328i & More (N51 & N52/N) Water Pump Replacement Kit - Common Failures And Product Review

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Every fifty to sixty-thousand miles you should be replacing the water pump on your BMW if it has the N51, N52, or N52N engine. It's common for them to fail around this mileage, and while you're in ...

BMW N52 (X5, 328i, Z4, 128i, & More) Ignition Service Kit - Highlights And Product Review

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Over time, thousands of ignition cycles cause ignition coils and spark plugs to wear out and degrade. This wear is often the cause of misfires and poor ignition. Even though easily replaceable, ...

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