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      02-09-2010, 11:53 PM   #1
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Hi Guys,

Am I seeing this correctly?

Less than $100.00 for a Water Pump when the OEM one costs $500.00?

http://www.autopartswarehouse.com/sk...%26+Drivetrain


Also I have 79k miles right now and kinda getting paranoid since many have said that the water pump could go any moment without warning. Anyone have any tips on when a water pump is going bad?

Thanks alot!

-Bryan
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      02-10-2010, 12:16 AM   #2
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i think that's the wrong pump...it looks like a belt driven pump. the e9X BMW's had electric water pumps.
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Oh Ic, thanks...
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BTW, I had to replace my water pump at 77K miles. Cost= $1k. Not what I wanted to pay during Christmas
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BTW, I had to replace my water pump at 77K miles. Cost= $1k. Not what I wanted to pay during Christmas

What year is your car? thanks
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      02-16-2010, 11:36 AM   #6
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The pump itself will run you about $500-600, depending on where you get it.
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