Supplementary Tools


Balance Shaft Lock Plate

Balance Shaft Lock Plate

OLD STYLE. Slide in tool to align & lock the balance shaft in the TDC position during assembly & disassembly. (Replaced by 11 5 140). ALSO suitable for VOLVO vehicles (95-).

Balance Shaft Lock Plate

Balance Shaft Lock Plate

NEW STYLE. Aligns the balance shaft at the TDC position during assembly / disassembly.

Timing Belt Tension Adjuster

Belt Tension Adjuster

A specialised tool for adjusting camshaft spur belts which have idler pulleys with pin holes. The pin is designed to grip the centre of the idler pulley and rotate it around its off centre retaining bolt.

Applicable to a range of vehicles including Hyundai | Mitsubishi | Volvo.

  • 1/4" Sq Drv
  • Pin diameter: 3/16"
  • OEM Equiv: MD998767 (T40009)

BMW Balance Shaft & Oil Pump Alignment Kit

BMW Balance Shaft Kit

Oil pump remover / installer kit for BMW vehicles with N20 2.0L petrol engines. Aligns balance shafts / locks drive sprocket, to allow removal / installation of the oil pump and the balance shaft housing.

  • OEM Equiv: 11 4 120 | 2 212 825 | 2 318 177

BMW Tensioner Lever BMW Tensioner Lever

BMW Tensioner Lever

To remove camshaft chain tension on BMW 2.5TDS engines, position tool inside the cam timing chain cover and lever against the chain bow to press in the chain tensioner. Applications: BMW M41 | M51 (318tds, 325, 525, 725td/tds), Land Rover Range Rover 2.5DT/SE (94-), GM Omega-B 2.5TD

Exhaust Camshaft Bearing Strip Tool

Camshaft Bearing Strip Tool

For locating upper and lower bearing strip when installing exhaust camshaft. Includes 6 thrust blocks and valve spring compressor.

Camshaft Carrier Bracket Kit

Camshaft Carrier Bracket

This kit is designed for the removal & installation of camshaft / inlet camshaft & carrier assembly of the Valvetronic system. USE with ET1156B.

Crank Pulley Counter Holder

Crank Pulley Counter Holder

Locks crankshaft pulley for releasing centre bolt on most BMW 4 Cyl & 6 Cyl engines (01-).

  • Applications: N12 | N13 | N40 | N42 | N45 | N52.
  • Supplied with pulley bolts.

Crankshaft Alignment Pin

Crankshaft Alignment Pin

Aligns flywheel at TDC when servicing camshaft or VANOS assemblies. Suits 97-07 models, plus Land Rover 2.5L TD | TD4 | TD6

Crankshaft Counter Holder

Crankshaft Counter Holder

Locks vibration damper on 4 & 6 cylinder engines when removing the crank bolt with the engine in situ. Use with ET1311B shim for removing the bolt on M41, M42, M52 engines.

  • Applications: M20 | M40 | M41 | M43 | M44 | M50 | M51 | M52.

Crankshaft Holding Tool

Crankshaft Holding Tool

Crankshaft holding tool for N47 (2.0L) & N57 (3.0L) engines. For use with ET1421A.

Crankshaft Holding Tool

Crankshaft Holding Tool

Holds the vibration damper when releasing and tightening down the central bolt. Isolates vibration damper to prevent damage when servicing the crank pulley.

Crankshaft Hub Locking Tool

Crankshaft Hub Locking Tool

Used to grip & remove vibration damper & retaining bolts. Use with ET1121A-5 puller.

Crankshaft Pulley Holding Tool

Crankshaft Pulley Holder

Holds vibration damper pulley when removing / installing the retaining bolt. ALSO suits Range Rover V8 4.4L (03-05)

Diesel Injection Pump Remover

Diesel Injection Pump Tool

Retains the pump sprocket in position when VP44 high pressure common rail pump is removed, as the pump sprocket & timing chain remains undisturbed reducing engine disassembly time. Used for inline engines 1.8L | 2.0L | 3.0L BMW diesel engines. ALSO used on Land Rover, FreelanderTD4, Rover 75 2.0L D M47R.

Flywheel Holder

Flywheel Holder

SKU: ET1340A

Flywheel Holder

Used to lock the flywheel in place on a range of late model engines, as well as releasing / tightening down bolts on the vibration damper.

Flywheel Locking Pin

Flywheel Locking Pin

SKU: ET1156A-4

Flywheel Locking Pin

Locks flywheel at TDC on new generation 4 & 8 Cyl engines. Use with 11 9 460 for V8.

Injection Pump Puller

Injection Pump Puller

Retains the pump sprocket in position when diesel pump is removed, as the pump sprocket & timing chain remains undisturbed reducing engine disassembly time. Use for 2.5L TDS transverse mounted engines in BMW 1.7L & 2.5L / GM / Land Rover TD5. Always lubricate forcing screw.

Intake Camshaft Gauge

Intake Camshaft Gauge

This kit is designed to disconnect the cam gear on the New Generation 4 cylinder engines.

Intermediate Lever Clamp

Intermediate Lever Clamp

Set of 8 clips to secure the intermediate lever.

  • OEM Equiv: 11 9 310

Rigid Chain Tensioner

Rigid Chain Tensioner

Rigid primary chain pre- tensioner for late model new generation engines (short format), including N12 | N14 | N40 | N42 | N46 | N52. Two required for BMW V8 engines. Also suitable for BMW Mini 1.4L, 1.6L 16v N12- N14 engines & Peugeot 207, 308 Citroen C4 (EP6, EP6 DT / DTS & EP3). Use with ET1188B for N52 Cam alignment & ET1300 N14 / R56 Kit.

Spacer Shim

Spacer Shim

SKU: ET1311B

Spacer Shim

Use spacer shim with holding wrench ET1311A to remove the crankshaft bolt.

  • Applications: M41 | M42 | M44 engines.

BMW Vacuum Pump Sealing Cover Kit BMW Vacuum Pump Sealing Cover Kit

Vacuum Pump Sealing Cover

A specialised kit for the removal and installation of the sealing cap on the vacuum pump.

  • Applications: N53 | N54 | N55
  • OEM Equiv: 118 530 | 110 290 | 118 650

VANOS Tensioning Wedge

VANOS Tensioning Wedge

SKU: ET1021G

VANOS Tensioning Wedge

For screwing in chain tension with top right timing case cover removed. Use with camshaft chain pre-tensioner tool (ET1136-5). M22 x 1.5 Also suits Range Rover 4.4L V8 (03-05)

Vanos Timing Socket

Vanos Timing Socket

S85

SKU: ET1250E

Vanos Timing Socket

Special socket for adjusting Vanos during assembly, as well as adjusting valve timing.

  • Applications: S50B30 | S50B32 | S54

VANOS Wrench

VANOS Wrench

SKU: ET1096

VANOS Wrench

Used to remove & install the single VANOS adjusting unit with disc spring on the inlet camshaft fitted to BMW 4 & 6 cylinder twin cam engines. NOTE: VANOS adjustment system without plate springs can be removed without the use of this tool.