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#1 (permalink) Old 11-22-2006, 04:12 PM
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hey everyone i am a brand new member and i must say this is one of the best forums ive seen. but anyways i have a 89 325is it was overheating when i bought it and i had talked to a couple who know alot about bmw's . i already installed a new water pump and a thermostat but it still overheats. i also heard it could be a bad plug but i dont know wut it could be....... Any suggestions... thanx
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Welcome to the forum, 325. I calim the same as bow for this one, don't know enough about them to give you much usefull advice. There are plenty of people around here who could give you the goods though.
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Flush the coolant system first with a heavy duty flush, you can find them at your local parts house, also check your fan clutch, when you spin it by hand it shouldn't spin freely. Another thing is to loosen the rad and look down in front of the rad for junk.
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