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BMW V8 Valve Cover Gasket Replacement – M60, M62 – DIY How To – 530i, 540i, 740i, 740il, 840i, 840ci, X5

February 15, 2012

See the Fall 2009 issue of our Fast Times newsletter for a DIY how-to article on replacing the valve cover gaskets on the BMW M60 and M62 V8 engines.  These engines are installed in the following BMW models:  530i, 530it, 540i, 540it, 740i, 740il, 840i, 840ci, X5 4.4i, X5 4.6is, X54.8is.

Click below for the Fall 2009 Fast Times:

Valve Cover Gaskets (search “valve cover” after clicking link below):


Rubber gasket sealant Reinzosil (for 1/2-round cut-out sections on gaskets):

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