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3-Series (E21, E30) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1975-1983 and 1984-1991 line. Specific models: BMW 315, BMW 316, BMW 318, BMW 318i, BMW 320/4, BMW 320i, BMW 320/6, BMW 323i, BMW 320i. E30 Family models include: BMW 325e, BMW 325i, BMW 325is, BMW 325ix.

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Old 10-31-2004, 08:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Somone explain the "flush" part of drain and flush your cooling.
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you seriously dont get it? just think of flushing a toilet, lol...

when u flush ur cooling system, its when u drain all the fluid out and put new fluid in. and this is not just for cooling
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excellent - i thought of flushing like running water through it to clean it somehow...

also - where is the engine temp sensor (one that reads on the cluster)
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honestely, i dont know if that is the exact name for it, or if this is what u mean, but do u mean the thermostat? and if u do mean the thermostat, honestly i dont know, but its gotta be kinda noticable, its near ur radiator
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nah - i already replaced that (thermostat)

i was wondering about the sensor that goes to the readout on the cluster

it's all good though - even though i didn't let the engine cool off enough. Ah, the wonders of a 300 degree coolant shower... I have no arm hair now
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