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|3-Series (E36) Chat relating to the BMW 3-Series from 1992-1999. Autodoodad Specific models include: BMW 316i, BMW 318i, BMW 318iS/ti, BMW 320, BMW 323, BMW 320, BMW 324, BMW 325, BMW 328.|
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Originally Posted by KILOCHARLIE
the fan also spins slightly off centre due to a bump i had a while back, but its been fine for the last year.
Originally Posted by Cruzin_323is
. . i thought the fan was sopposed to blow air into the motor to keep it cool...
Originally Posted by Dudesky_E36
Not good. Since it's on the same shaft as the water pump, it's gonna destroy the wp bearings prematurely.
Originally Posted by Gkamysz
The fan always spins when the engine is running. The clutch adjusts how much torque is transfered from the pulley to the fan itself. When the clutch is cold little torque transfer results in low RPM. When the clutch gets hot, if the radiator is hot, then there is more torque transfer and more fan RPM.
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