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      02-07-2020, 06:17 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by btetier View Post
Hey, so I have an LSD off of an E92 335i. I was wondering if anyone knows if it is possible to fit it into my f30 with relative ease? I just wasnt sure how different it is than the one in ours. Thanks for the help!
I know that when they installed my F3x LSD they commented that the fastening system from the LSD to the half shafts was completely different than in the past.

The earlier 3-series used the old tried and true flanges with individual bolts. So it was easy to spin as you removed and reinstalled each bolt.

But the F3x uses a lighter system that holds the half shaft on with a small circlip that fits into a groove on the shaft. Needs a special tool that fits in a pops it off the circlip. See photos.
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