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Old 09-14-2018, 08:45 AM
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Here's a new one - bushing found at oil change

Hi guys,

I may have jinxed it when I said on the other thread "no issues" from the check valve that came out a few oil changes ago. Today, the shop found this with the oil. Something tells me this is really not good. It looks like it should be part of something that rotates. It is worn, so that helps that theory. So, any guesses?

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Old 09-14-2018, 04:28 PM
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It looks like part of one of the oil check valves on the head... But how the heck did it get out?

Have a read of this...

https://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/sh...d.php?t=655479
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Old 09-14-2018, 07:11 PM
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Hard to think it's that. There are no threads or any markings. Just the lip for what looks like an o-ring maybe. Here is an ECS link to the oil check valves up there.
ESC Part: ES#23184
BMW Part: 11367539857

Nothing on the piece resembles it or parts of it. A few oil changes back, my oil filter check valve let loose and came out with the oil change. Given this piece has now appeared, I'll source another oil pump assembly and in a few weeks have my shop drop the pan, have a look at everything on the bottom end and put in the new/used pump assembly. I'll destruct the unit they pull out to see if I can find the home of this part.
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- 1978 Ski-Doo Olympique 340 (vintage race sled)


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Old 09-14-2018, 07:14 PM
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Reading the thread I linked, the ECS part you are looking at is the new part - that replaced the old part that was made in several prices and was prone to falling apart...
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Old 09-15-2018, 03:12 PM
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I ordered a new pump. When I get it all dropped I'll see if there was anywhere else the piece could have come from. And I'll dissect the old pump too. Goes in Oct 4.
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- 1978 Ski-Doo Olympique 340 (vintage race sled)

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