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Old 12-15-2012, 12:54 PM
Larryd745i Larryd745i is offline
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Location: Indianapolis IN
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Originally Posted by CatsMeow View Post
Ah yeah.......however my AC belt did not break in 2010, just the last week, when I did a search this was the only thread that I came across and it was inconclusive. After doing some research and found out that both members are correct, BMW outfitted some cars with belt tensioners for the AC belt and others with no belt tensioner. However when you order a belt the only one that comes up is for the setup with the belt tensioner. Nevertheless after half a day of working I have replaced my AC belt for the non AC belt tensioner setup.
did you replace the non tensioner belt without the tool? if so how did you do it. did you loosen the compressor?
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