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      06-24-2020, 12:01 PM   #1
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Mystery screw

Anyone know where this could have possibly come from, was sitting loose on the bottom of my engine bay on the splash shield.
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      06-24-2020, 02:09 PM   #2
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Posting more info would be useful to help you.
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      06-24-2020, 04:01 PM   #3
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Oil filter housing cap bolt. ....I sure hope you have another one in place
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      06-24-2020, 07:58 PM   #4
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Posting more info would be useful to help you.
What more info? 335d, unknown bolT!?

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Oil filter housing cap bolt. ....I sure hope you have another one in place
Crap, i hope so, checking now!
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Intake manifold?
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      06-25-2020, 10:55 AM   #6
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doesnt look to be oilfilter housing, also this screw is not for intake manifold, i just put removed my manifold to replace the glow plugs and put it back, no missing screws.
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      06-25-2020, 01:30 PM   #7
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Go to RealOEM and compare to the bolts that gets shown on the side of the part diagrams.
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BMW part number..
31-10-6-769-908

Look a LOT like the one you posted. Goes to the front subframe. Check diagrams in real o e m under the "Front Axle" heading.
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Op didnt really post much at first. What size is it? Thread pitch and length
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Sorry about lack of info, so the screw is 8mm and about 2 inch in length.
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