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#1 (permalink) Old 09-23-2006, 10:31 AM
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Camshaft Marks?

Can Anybody Explain to me how to set a e46 m3 Engine to TDC? Do i need a alignment Tool for the cams? Thanks
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Yes you do it hold the cams in the back plus you are probably gonna need the flywheel locking pin

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I just want you to know that your saying that will haunt you for the rest of your life.

There is a TDC locking pin that slips through the flywheel and trans bellhousing. If you need to set the cams to TDC for a rebuild, good luck finding that tool for less than a million dollars.


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