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Old 03-26-2013, 07:47 AM
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Originally Posted by bobsx5 View Post
My 01 X5 4.4 has a squeel on start up that sounds like a belt to me. I have been told it's the water pump. Could this be accurate?
hard to say, but if you hear the squeel at start up and it goes away after 3-5 sec then yes WP is supect, tensioner seems to squeel on peridoic interval continuosly.
At least on mine it squeeled at start up and it's the WP bearing on the way out.
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