I was reading through the BMW manual for replacement of the Hall Effect sensor and was wondering what the locking device below refers to. Can I short cut and make my own? Where exactly does it go? Also what flavor loctite is to be used for the adhesive noted in bold and underlined below?
ÔÇó Remove the starter motor.
ÔÇó Install locking device, BMW No. 11 5 640, to
lock clutch housing.
ÔÇó Remove poly-V belt pulley (3) with rotor gate from
ÔÇó Disconnect plug of magnetic gate.
If necessary, mark position of magnetic gate for reinstallation.
ÔÇó Remove magnetic gate (4).
ÔÇó Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
ÔÇó Locate rotor (5) of Hall-effect gate
on poly-V belt pulley (3) with adhesive.
Adhesive: .....Loctite instant adhesive or equivalent
Seat retainer (6) for Hall-effect gate rotor in groove
in crankshaft (7).
Carefully route cable for magnetic gate.
ÔÇó Tension poly-V belt in accordance with the adjusting