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      06-09-2011, 05:51 PM   #1
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E90 Electrical or Mechanical water pump?

Trying to replace water pump but can't find the mechanical pump. Thanks in advance!
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      06-09-2011, 05:52 PM   #2
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Trying to replace water pump but can't find the mechanical pump. Thanks in advance!
The car is a 2006 325i
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      06-09-2011, 06:07 PM   #3
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It's electric only. I had mine fail at 5000 miles. It's a PITA to replace it I've heard.
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its electric-and yes for someone who doesnt work on cars normally then its a PITA.
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Do the diesels have a mechanical water pump?
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Do the diesels have a mechanical water pump?
Yes. The engine block is an older design.
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