Engine Mechanical problem
1999 BMW 740 V8 Front Wheel Drive Automatic 147000 miles
Apparently the timing chain guide(?) Has broken into pieces that have gone down into my oil pan and the only mechanic I have ssen to this point does not want to do the work due to the nature of the problem. Before I go looking for other mechanics what do you think the cost of these repairs would be. The engine still runs (I have not driven it since I found the problem) but the pieces get into the oil pan and make a noise, the mechanic did not think the pieces had gotten into the engine itself. Thank you
have the same problem?
Thursday, September 16th, 2010 AT 3:11 PM