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Old 02-14-2012, 11:11 AM
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Mein Auto: '99 M3 Cab & '05 X5 4.8is
The first time it happened, I had to do something. It was summer in VA, and when the Climate Control unit was not working, it left the floor vents on full blast heat. I drove through Charlottesville on Rt. 29 business and hit all 18 stoplights in 114*F heat, with the heat on! I swear I lost 3 lbs in sweat that day.

I agree the cap is just one failure point, but after the swap the problem never came back so I considered it solved. If it wasn't fixed, I was just going to replace it. I think they're like $250 new or something...

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Originally Posted by hornhospital View Post
Jared, why don't you just put "It's Giubo" in your sig? Save a lot of typing.
Originally Posted by e36 miguel View Post
this jared guy sounds intimidating lol.
2005 X5 4.8is Le Mans/Black/6spd Steptragic SOLD 3/2016
1999 M3 Cabrio TiAg Metallic/Dove Grey/Black 5 Speed Manual FS
1997 328iC Schwarz II/K/K 5MT SOLD 5/2012
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