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      10-18-2012, 08:53 AM   #12
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Drives: 08 E92 M3/99 E36 M3 Coupe
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My bank 1 just went bad
It's really not a bad DIY at all. If you know how to take the intake plenum off, you are more than half way there.

Don't let these guys that go to dealerships for warranty and come back with a $2k bill throw you off. The part is $800 and this can be done in under half a day if you follow my instructions.

Let me know if you end up doing it yourself and need help!

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gr8 write up
Thanks!

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what year cars and what mileage are these going bad on ?
Right at 60k. These things kind of happen randomly though, seen failures at lower mileage.
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