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3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.

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Old 09-06-2009, 11:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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how can i tell if my donor car/motor has vanos, and how can i tell if the car had traction control. does it even matter if the donor had traction control?
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Old 09-06-2009, 11:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 09-06-2009, 11:53 PM   #3 (permalink)
Millions of them.
 
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The traction ctrl shouldn't matter. The VANOS is easy to identify: http://www.autopower.se/begagnatguid...50b25vanos.jpg

If the hump circled in red is there, it has VANOS, if not, it doesn't.
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Old 09-10-2009, 06:41 AM   #4 (permalink)
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