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98 540I 6spd Hessitation problems at W.O.T.

I own a 1998 bmw E39 540I 6spd Manual Sedan. I am a bmw enthusiest and I can't seem to figure out the problem I have. When you put the throtle to wide open it has a slight **** or hessitation while going. I have done the intake manifold gaskets, PCV plate on back of the intake, NEW MAF, Cleaned ICV. Please if you can help let me know it is driving me insane!

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  • dhandy14 Feb 18, 2009

    there is a loud tick tick tick tick more prodominant on the left side of the engine. Could that be my timing chain?



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I have came across this problem before.timing out by one tooth on timing gears; get it checked out.hope this helps yo.adrian

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