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Old 07-21-2013, 01:27 AM   #188
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Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: snohomish, WA
Posts: 14
My Ride: 2003 330xi
111k Control Arm Bushings, cv boot, water pump preventative, front brakes
120k Valve cover gasket
130k "Fan with cover" on fuse box(fixes cricket noise), Oil Level Sensor, Oil Filter Housing Gasket.
133k water pump(again!), alternator, tail light recall
150k steering knuckle guibo(if you have some annoying play in the steering wheel - search on this!!)
162k fuel pump(low power, then no start - super easy fix)
Belts, idler and tensioner pulleys, 2-3 times in 5 years.

Had her since about 100k, great car!!! Did it all myself, never been to a shop so far.

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