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      12-26-2020, 11:07 PM   #7
thomas1097
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Yes there is, especially if you're reusing the same bolts. BMW rule of thumb, ALWAYS use new bolts.
Would I be able to tell if the gasket is damaged by visually inspecting it?
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Yes there is, especially if you're reusing the same bolts. BMW rule of thumb, ALWAYS use new bolts.
Would I be able to tell if the gasket is damaged by visually inspecting it?
I don't think so. You would have to remove the pan to visually inspect. I would do it anyway and replace those bolts.