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      10-01-2019, 11:46 AM   #5
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Originally Posted by Our03z4 View Post
Could be a bad low end vanos solenoid. I have the same car and it has many odd quirks that no one can figure out. Try the British forum, have a nice long thread of engine issues with our cars that people are narrowing down.
+1 Mine was having the same issue. Turned out to also be bad seals on Vanos pistons.
I'd give your vanos a good refresh.
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