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Forum: 7 Series - F01 / F02 (2009 - current) 06-18-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By e36Jeff
I talked to Ingrid about him(she was his...

I talked to Ingrid about him(she was his instructor). She banned him from using 3rd gear on in their first session, and He still wasn't allowed out of 4th gear as of the 2nd session on the second...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 10-06-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,648
Posted By e36Jeff
I had forgotten to update this with the final...

I had forgotten to update this with the final fix. The bearing of the water pump, which was newish and OEM was not quite perpendicular to the body, inducing an extremely minor wobble in the fan, not...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2011, 08:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 765
Posted By e36Jeff
One thing i did forget to add, is that this has...

One thing i did forget to add, is that this has always occured under acceleration. The first 2 times were merging onto I-95, they broke on my 1-2 shift, both times I was pretty much flooring it. ...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2011, 06:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 765
Posted By e36Jeff
As for the fans, they are OEM parts straight from...

As for the fans, they are OEM parts straight from the dealer. I was afraid it was going to be something I already replaced, I'll be checking all of it all over again. I'm just about to say f**k it...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 11-22-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 765
Posted By e36Jeff
so...car keeps eating fans

This is now the 3rd straight time this has occured. While under acceleration my car 'eats' its engine fan. I have replaced the motor mounts, the water pump, the transmission mounts, the fan, the...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-19-2011, 04:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,648
Posted By e36Jeff
The water pump is only 2-3 years and ~30-35k...

The water pump is only 2-3 years and ~30-35k miles old, but it is the oldest part that could be causing the issue. I was actually planning a cooling system overhaul(radiator, expansion tank, pump)...
Forum: E36 (1991 - 1999) 02-18-2011, 09:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,648
Posted By e36Jeff
engine fan hit radiator

During a shift under heavy load(fancy way of saying I was flooring it) it would appear my engine fan hit my radiator and broke every blade off. Thankfully, it didn't damage anything on its way out. ...
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