M52tu/M54/M56 Dual Vanos

The Dual Vanos fits all M52tu/M54/M56 engines.

  • E46 6-Cylinder
  • E60 525i/530i (up to Feb '05)
  • E39 525i/528/530i ('99&up)
  • E53 X5 3.0i
  • E83 X3 2.5i/3.0i
  • Z4 2.5i/3.0i
  • Z3 2.5i/2.8i/3.0i

Installation and special tools -

Dual Vanos installation PDF

Note that special tools are NOT required for the Dual Vanos installation. You can simply remove and replace the vanos without worrying about cam timing.