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Old 12-27-2012, 06:27 PM
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bulkwarrior is on a distinguished road
I guess since God created the universe I've never replaced them on this particular car.
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Old 12-27-2012, 08:18 PM
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Location: NEW YORK
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electricalserv x5 is on a distinguished road
sounds like your water pump bearing...........,the engine sounds OK, that thud thud sound is alitte concerning, I had my 4.6 rebuilt [2 years about] if the timing rails went You would know it, there is a guy in NJ Motor Works West in Wycoff they are a good IDY.
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Old 12-27-2012, 10:13 PM
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: new jersey
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As I said before. I will follow that old school maintanence schedule by Mike Miller.
1. Belt tensioner-11287549588 $55,
2. Deflection pulley-11287549557 $27,
3. Belt tensioner for A/C-11287549589 $58
4. 2 fan belts.
I always replace the water pump and thermostat with BMW Coolant, fuel filter every 60K miles. I use RealOEM web site to get my parts #. Happy New Year.
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Old 12-29-2012, 04:50 PM
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Location: B.C.
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holy crap clean your engine bay up! dirty!
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e53, guard rail, high pitch noise, n62, timing chain

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