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  1. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    So I go to remove the fan on my '02 325i and it's so damn tight that the tool to hold it in place breaks off and falls to the bottom of the engine bay. Turn it around and try to use the other end, and it still won't budge. Any advice? I'm very new to this EDIT: got it now, how exactly does one...
  2. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    - Ever wondered where did that missing parts gone from a worn out belt??? :) (and eventually not just the missing ones goes there the whole material from the grooves) --- - Oh that's easy: It's just falls off and goes away like small dust. No? :dunno: - Yes mostly but not all. It seems that we...
  3. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Two weeks ago I had the car running a moment too long in hot weather. The guys out back come running to get me "YOUR CAR IS OVERHEATING BAD!". Yup, overheated, cracked the radiator. I tried to patch it to get it home. It worked . . . sort of. The next day I drove it to work and it overheated...
  4. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Possessing little to know mechanical ability, i recently brought 2003 530i into the mechanic because it was leaking anti-freeze. For a mere $1,434, he replaced the following: thermostat assembly expansion tank hose radiator coolant bleed screw expansion tank cap coolant level sensor. Funny...
  5. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hey Everyone, first post here. I'm a long time BMW fan, though I don't own one myself. My mother has an E39, 2003 530i. It's near 68K miles and starting to develop some repair issues. So over the last week I've been wrenching on it off & on and trying to absorb as much info here as possible...
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