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      02-01-2013, 02:28 PM   #1
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Confused?? Swirl flaps.....

I have a 335d 2007, does this engine have any problems with flaps or anything else??
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      02-01-2013, 03:15 PM   #2
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You'll get many more replies in the UK technical forum: http://www.e90post.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=274
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I think I've read of 1 instance on this section (M57/N57). Doesen't seem to be an issue with the latest iteration of the M57 powerplant.
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      02-01-2013, 07:33 PM   #4
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It was an issue for my car. "Swirl flap actuator" and led to my air intake manifold being replaced.
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^Yeah, but I think it's more common with the pre-lci across the pond. I think you were one of an unfortunate few so far, Greek (with that specific issue).
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      02-02-2013, 09:32 AM   #6
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      02-02-2013, 02:05 PM   #7
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So I've been told today I have got the dreaded flaps, so I want to delete them just to be safe, now without taking manifold off how do I find out if they are 22mm or 32mm holes?? Really want to do this before I get dpf removal pipe!!
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