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Old 08-04-2013, 03:58 PM
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Originally Posted by gary@germanautosolutions View Post
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Thanks Gary.

I understood everything you said about the pressure cap, but, I just can't make sense out of the hose flow explanation.

However, this thread is clearly all about the pressure cap; so, I just opened a separate thread solely on the topic of how the overflow (aka bypass) hose works, over here:
> E39 (1997 - 2003) > Can someone explain the flow through the expansion tank so-called "overfow" hose?

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