1st Gear Member
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Sacramento, CA
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
|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.|
| ||LinkBack||Thread Tools||Display Modes|
| || |
| Originally posted by bad man working@Jun 10 2005, 04:21 AM |
Iím a ex-BMW tech and this fault isnít uncommon you need the biggest pair of grips (water pump pliers) that MAC sell you grab it with these and then pull, yank and twist it as had as you can until the little bas***d comes out.
| Originally posted by 97alpineM3@Jun 10 2005, 07:06 AM |
The parts that were left over from your plastic impellar will do one of the following...
Disolve.... very unlikely... but the water coolant mixture isnt the most nuetral mixture in the world...
Get stuck in a line... or passage in the block... This is noted in many peoples engine overheating problems... solution... well there really isnt any great solutions... besides to pull flush your system... as best you can... take the hoses off and flush them by hand by means of a water hose or something of that nature... other than that... there is no great way to get those pieces of plastic out of there.... unless I havnt heard it yet...
|Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|How To Stop The Water Pump||KILOCHARLIE||3-Series (E36)||8||08-03-2005 07:09 AM|
|Water Pump||rb26||1,6,7,8 - Series and Mini Cooper||1||06-12-2005 09:52 AM|
|Question On Water Pump Explosion||Phil137||3-Series (E36)||5||09-23-2004 10:42 AM|
|Leaky Water pump or the Themostat Housing||RedBeemer95||3-Series (E36)||12||08-21-2004 07:13 PM|
|water pump. HELP!||viali8||3-Series (E21, E30)||2||05-30-2004 04:50 PM|