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Old 10-18-2013, 04:22 AM   #105
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Originally Posted by LD330XI View Post
Just shy of 150k and all I have done is the lower hose and temp sensor in it at 100k. Just got a code for the thermostat last week. So I have been monitoring it, and indeed it is running cool.. Time to replace that and the water pump.
Definitely do the expansion tank too, it's a more common failure point than the Thermostat. The thermostat might be throwing codes, but it won't cause your car to run out of coolant while driving.

I was driving my dad's e39 when his ET exploded, it was a terrible experience. I was at the U of MN (can't park inside anywhere) and it was one of those -20 degree days.
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