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Old 11-17-2012, 10:39 PM
alphaod alphaod is offline
Location: San Jose (CA)
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Mein Auto: '15 X5 xDrive50i
Originally Posted by ard View Post
If the part number is different, you cannot risk it. The same motor can have massively different mounting points for all kinds of things.

Be especially careful with AC. You want a shop that knows what they are doing. Get it wrong and you can hose the rest of the system. foul the receiver drier, or damage the evap.

If all you need is 4 months (and you are SURE) buy a junked one.

Errr... I don't want to spend $1200 on a new compressor. I am not sure; that is the issue.

Originally Posted by ndabunka View Post
Confused... Wouldn't a compressor fall under warranty replacement?
Normally yes.

But my car has 65000 miles hence it's out of warranty.
2015 BMW X5 xDrive50i
BMW CCA 509766
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