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Re: Replacing Water Pump and Thermostat -- Advice (archive)

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Posted by uberjeph on October 06, 1999 at 15:41:31:

In Reply to: Replacing Water Pump and Thermostat -- Advice Plz posted by Patrick FitzGerald on October 06, 1999 at 09:36:14:

check out http://members.xoom.com/uberjeph

i put a procedure on there on how to change out the h2o pump, belts, and thermostat, etc.

: Hi,

: I drive a '95 M3 which I understand has a plastic impeller in the water pump, which is prone to failure around 40K miles (I've got 37K miles). To be on the safe side, I am getting it replaced by the dealer (which is NOT covered under warranty unless, "the car overheats, then we'll cover it").

: My question is, what else do I need to get replaced in addition to the pump itself. I have been told that the thermostat and flush the cooling system (neither of which the dealership will do standard). What is the proper procedure. Thanks in advance,

: Patrick




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