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      10-08-2009, 09:17 AM   #1
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BMW 2006 325i BRAKE FLUID QUESTION

I am about to flush my own brake fluid with a power bleeder. I am not so concerned about actually flushing the fluid. I bought some BMW DOT 4 brake fluid and I have found some great instructions from pelican parts, but I am more concerned with how to lift my car.

I dont know whether just to raise it with a jack and get under each wheel. I can borrow jack stands, but where can I put them on this car if I already have the jack in its socket by the wheel?

Do you think I need to take off each tire?

Any suggestions would be much appreciated.

Thank you,
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      10-08-2009, 02:44 PM   #2
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I know there is a little how to on where to put the jack stands. I can see if I can find it, but you may be able to find it by doing a search.
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      10-08-2009, 05:59 PM   #3
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There is a center jack point under the engine. There is a rear center jackpoint by using the rear cross member (or the diff housing - but NOT THE COVER). Search on "jack stands". We had a long discussion on it about 3 years ago.

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ht=jack+stands
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