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      12-27-2020, 09:43 PM   #4

Drives: 2011 bluewater 328i LCI sedan
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Hawaii

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Originally Posted by MadDog89 View Post
Originally Posted by bluewater328 View Post
Consider tensioner/pulley as it gives more access when that stuff's out. Listen to your fan as that's an obvious one if it's not spinning smooth. Also you can get an aluminum Mickey Mouse fitting to replace the stock plastic coming off the block to the thermostat.

And going into the "those I really rather not replace unless it's actually broken category" is checking the AC compressor and Power Steering pump.
I just recently replaced belt, tensioner, and all the pulleys when I did my OFH gasket along with aluminum Mickey Mouse fitting haha

Today I took the fan out to check, and a pin hole leak has developed into something much larger. Good thing I decided to check, it appears to be coming from the driver side near the transmission cooler inlet.
Sucks. At least you're ahead of it. Good luck.