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Old 01-17-2013, 12:43 AM
bimmerfan52 bimmerfan52 is online now
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Location: Arizona
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Originally Posted by H F View Post
Well have my car back. and all is good .. everything pointed to one of the two belts breaking .that caused both to break.. the strands from the belts were wound so tightly around the water pump shaft it jacked up the seal and was the cause of coolant leaking .. So i ended up replacing upper and lower hoses,, thermostat. water pump. coolant sensor. tensioner, idler pulley,, and also my mechanic installed a tensioner for the a/c belt Too ,. A + !! ( said theres an update ) i didnt know he did that,,, till i picked up the car yesterday... so one good thing became of my mishap...

Again,, i wana thank all who posted ur help and concerns for my car,, u guys are,,,,, da Best ! and what makes this site so freakin Kool ,,,,,,
Good to hear you are back in business!
Refreshing the coolant system was a good move. You should be good for another 60-70K worry free miles now.
I am going to try that AC belt tensioner also. That would make life a lot easier.
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