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Old 11-24-2012, 04:45 PM
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Originally Posted by fotoholt View Post
Isn't the Alternator on a E39 540i liquid cooled? Did you need to drain the coolant?
Drain?? Pffft.

I didnt drain. Just disconnected the small hose going into the alt jacket. Caught mostly everything underneath. Just let the engine cool of substantially before going this route.

Ask me how I know? Smh.
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