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Old 12-05-2012, 02:12 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by dirty vert View Post
P.S..... also replace the 4 crush washers for the vanos line.
Any idea what size crush washers so I can get them ahead of time?

Originally Posted by jakksfor20 View Post
If you are doing the OFHG then you seriously need to do this as well.

Next item is doing the cooling system...........
I will look into this with the cold weather upgrade, thanks.

Originally Posted by Chris C View Post
I would definitely suggest cooling items like expansion tank, water pump, upper and lower radiator hoses, and themostat in that order. Good luck.
Good to know, I will look into these as well as my cooling system is 10 yrs + & 80k miles + old.

Originally Posted by My325XI View Post
If the yellow radiator light is going on/off, particularly when you turn on the heat.. you're low on coolant. Follow the proper bleeding procedures and add coolant.
I will try this over the weekend, is bleeding the system a PITA, does it need to be burped?

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