5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60)Chat relating to the BMW 5-Series of all generations. Specific models include: BMW 518, BMW 520, BMW 520i, BMW 530i, BMW 528i, BMW 530i, BMW 518i, BMW 524d, BMW 525i, BMW 525e, BMW 528e, BMW 540i, BMW 535i, BMW 520d, BMW 525td, BMW 525d, BMW 530d, BMW 525i/xi, BMW 530i/xi. (BMW 5-Series Forum)
I had to change my m20 water pump and found the three hex bolts holding the rotor and dust cap on are seized. Already stuffed two. Had to do the job without being able to remove the metal cover. Got the pump in but have this spring assy left over. Impossible to get on with cover on.
I wanted to know if it is all good without that pin in place (until I need to change belt)?
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