Home Forums Articles How To's FAQ Register
Go Back   Xoutpost.com > BMW SAV Forums > X5 (E53) Forum
Fluid Motor Union
User Name
Password
Member List Premier Membership Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Xoutpost server transfer and maintenance is occurring....
Xoutpost is currently undergoing a planned server migration.... stay tuned for new developments.... sincerely, the management


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #11  
Old 10-04-2021, 07:09 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2021
Location: Austin, TX
Posts: 279
X5chemist is on a distinguished road
My X5 had a water pump replaced before I bought it. If I need to replace it, I'm upgrading.
A Stewart pump is high dollar but worth it.
https://www.stewartcomponents.com/in...product_id=145

Does the diagram above show all the coolant system? Does the pic show all hoses that need replacing during an overhaul?
__________________
'06 X5 3.0i - bought @143,123 miles (12/26/20)
Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links

  #12  
Old 10-04-2021, 08:23 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2019
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 162
guntherrex is on a distinguished road
looks like that's just for the 6-cylinder engines... no diagrams that I can see.

Hoses and other assorted bits haven been checked and/or replaced in the past 2 years since this is the 3rd mishap in the cooling system... I hope this will be the last for a while!
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 10-05-2021, 04:19 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2019
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 162
guntherrex is on a distinguished road
OK had a look at the water pump (no picture). There was a lot of rust on the outside where the pulley connects, so I suspect a leaking seal. The pump rotor had actually grazed the sides of the housing and was utterly seized in the bearing. No brand to be seen... had it replaced with an OEM unit. Both belts replaced as well, purrs as a kitten!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On





All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:33 AM.
vBulletin, Copyright 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0
2017 Xoutpost.com. All rights reserved. Xoutpost.com is a private enthusiast site not associated with BMW AG.
The BMW name, marks, M stripe logo, and Roundel logo as well as X3, X5 and X6 designations used in the pages of this Web Site are the property of BMW AG.
This web site is not sponsored or affiliated in any way with BMW AG or any of its subsidiaries.