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Old 05-26-2016, 08:02 AM
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Originally Posted by squidzilla View Post
Thank for letting me know. I am still bracing to try this. I swapped a radiator on my e46 figuring it would only take 4 hours. Well I am new and 4 hours turned into 20 since I broke a few things. Either way, 300.00 for a new rad, hoses, and a few other parts beats 520.00 from an indy. Plus I have the know how, which is what I wanted anyway.
Speaking of tools, if you are going to remove the CV joint from the half shaft there's a special tool that makes it easy. Tool can be purchase on eBay, maybe Amazon.

Here's a video of the tool in action. You don't need to pull the driveshaft out of the diff and don't need to get a BFH to beat the cv joint off the half shaft.
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