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The first-generation BMW 1 Series is a compact executive car produced by the German automaker BMW since 2004.  The 3-door and 5-door hatchbacks were replaced by the F20 and F21 models in 2012, while the E82 coupĂ© and E88 convertible variants were replaced by the 2 Series F22 and F23 in 2013.  Available in 3-door hatchback (model code E81), 5-door hatchback (E87), coupe (E82) and 2-door convertible (E88) body styles.

Differential noise is a very common problem on the BMW 1 Series, it affects all models and all sizes of diff.
Most noise issues are caused by worn pinion bearings, the bearings are a ball roller type and commonly fail from around 70,000 miles.


462014710 Repair Kit, differential - The kit consists of;

1x    F- 236120.3 Bearing - Pinion Bearing
1x    F- 239495 Bearing - Pinion Bearing
2x    F- 239513 Bearing - Differential Crown Bearing
2x    44x78.1x10/15.5 seal - Drive Shaft Seals
1x    45x65x10/14 seal - Pinion Flange Seal
1x    Pinion Flange Nut Lock Washer
1x    Compression Spacer for Pinion Bearings
1x    Corteco Silicone Sealing Paste

This kit will service most BMW 1 Series (116/118d/120) cars up to July 2008 with 4 bolt front prop shaft flange, bearings after this year can be different. 
It will not suit 120d /123d/125d & 130/135i.  If you have a 1 series that is newer than mid 2008 please send us your bearing numbers and we will check if we can help you.

You can purchase this kit from our online store by CLICKING HERE

We also stock Kit Number : 462014810 Repair Kit               
This is a rebuild Differential kit for BMW 
188L/LW for E81, E82, E87, E88, F21, F21, F22, F45, F46, E90, F30, X3, X5, 125i, 130i, 135i Auto, 325i, 330i, 335i Auto, X3, X5.

462014810 Repair Kit, differential - The kit consists of;

1 x Pinion bearing F-234977.12
1 x Pinion bearing F-234975.10
2 x Differential carrier side bearings F-234976.06
1 x Pinion bearing preload crush spacer
1 x Pinion oil seal
2 x Differential side driveshaft oil seals
1 x Corteco HT200C Silicone Sealing Paste

You can purchase this kit from our online store by CLICKING HERE

f you are unsure of the correct kit for your vehicle you can give us your VIN number and we will advise which kit you require