My 2003 BMW E46 318ci has come up with five Vanos fault codes - please help.

After having a misfire problem on my 2003 BMW 318ci E46, which turned out to be a crack in the coil pack rubber, I fitted new coil packs with new plugs, which sorted the misfire. Now I'm still getting both engine management lights coming up. I got it put on a scanner at a friend's garage and it has come up with five fault codes: 2867 - Vanos Overload. 2783 - Air flow meter hot film. 285A - Vanos monitoring actuator. 2865 - Variable valve drive limp mode. 2854 - Vanos sensor signal impossible. I really will set fire to this car soon, please help.

Asked on 23 August 2010 by 318ci_rob

Answered by Alan Ross
This sounds rather complex, and therefore would suggest that you try either www.E46fanatics.com where you might be able to seek further advice, or go to www.honestjohn.co.uk/forum/threads.htm?f=4 to see if others have had similar problems.
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