DIY BMW E46 how to change water pump and thermostat
Need a water Pump? http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001G623FW/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789& creative=390957&creativeASIN=B001G623FW&linkCode=as2&tag=bullshitkor01-20&l inkId=DXH6JGONE6EBGHRW Need a thermostat? http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001G5W128/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789& creative=390957&creativeASIN=B001G5W128&linkCode=as2&tag=bullshitkor01-20&l inkId=QF4SLVE6Z43NCKQZ This video i'm killing 2 stones with one shot you'll learn how to remove the fan and shroud. Then gain access to the water pump and thermostat housing. This is where you'll learn how to remove those and change your water pump and thermostat. I didn't actually change out the thermostat i just swapped it for a metal housing instead of cheap plastic. Please watch my other videos for BMW repairs and other projects that I have going on
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Part 1 BMW Cooling System Overview with Common Failures for e36, e46, e34, e39
View BMW Repair Tech Tips - follow this link: http://www.bmpdesign.com/technical/cooling/index.php This video explores the most common cooling system failures and fixes including Water Pump, Thermostat Housing, Plastic Pulleys, Coolant Overflow Tank, and Radiator for the BMW e36, e46, e34, and e39's with all variations of the M50, M52 or S50US Engines.
Water Pump and Thermostat Replacement e46 BMW 325i
The parts were bought from AutoZone and cost $100 total. The pump and thermostat I replaced were the original with 200k miles on them!