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Cam gear bolts on 06, m3. When should these be changed?

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Cam gear bolts on...

Cam gear bolts on 06, m3. When should these be changed?

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Have you noticed any fluid leaks lately?

70,000 miles,

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your M3 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Dealer maintained only!

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I'm due for an inspection II service and my engine stalls often and hesitates. Concerned about cam gear bolts based on what I've read and am experiencing. Will the dealer know to check or change cam gear bolts?

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The dealer will not know about this as there is no recommended interval for replacement. If you are concerned with them at the moment you will need to request they be changed. Please let me know if you have further questions. Please do not forget to click a positive rating as this is the only way I receive credit for my answer, thank you. Best wishes with your vehicle.
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