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Old 05-20-2012, 05:58 PM   #293
wildcat293
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Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Rochester, NY
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My Ride: 325xi
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Originally Posted by spugeddy View Post
failed after 7 days of solenoid replacement... drove 40 minutes to work, would not engage as I tried to back in to parking spot.

Thinking the old solenoid was damaged at the tip and part of that plastic is loose and lodged in the bore. I tried to do a finger sweep technique with the old solenoid out but didn't feel anything...I will try to snap a pic of the old solenoid and see what you guys think
yours sounds more like a leak if the problem goes away when you top off fliud

check the cooler lines and the heat exchanger
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