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Old 06-15-2010, 06:09 AM   #1
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Help to remove Aux (pusher) Fan on E46 330xi

Does anyone know a DIY on removing the aux pusher fan that goes infront of the a/c condensor on e46 automatics?
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Old 06-15-2010, 10:01 AM   #2
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probably have to take off the front bumper and then just start removing the screws
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Old 06-15-2010, 09:02 PM   #3
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Thanxx bro, I will tackle bumper removing this weekend
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Old 08-30-2010, 12:59 PM   #4
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Did my Aux fan on my 325xi over the weekend. Quick and easy. Pop out the left and right plastic "grill" on the bottom of you bumper. Remove 2 vertical torx screws. Remove screws next to wheel wells and pull bumper off. Remove cover (4 plastic screws) and 4 bolts holding in Aux fan. Disconnect elect. connections. I needed to loosen my passenger headlight upon installation of new fan so there was enough room to run new wires.
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Old 09-25-2011, 09:19 AM   #5
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how about some pics?
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Old 09-25-2011, 11:30 AM   #6
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Old 09-25-2011, 01:52 PM   #7
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Hey Solidjake,
cannot locate the DIY pics on how to remove the aux fan, guide me.

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Old 08-26-2012, 08:29 AM   #8
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Replacing Aux Fan

Got some DIY picS on how to remove the aux fan from the forum but not so clear, anyone with a DIY video, I am sure this would help.

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Old 08-26-2012, 10:25 AM   #9
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The most difficult part of this is removing the bumper without damaging any of the clips or the plastics on the bumper that keep it held in place. If you can work a wrench at all, you'll be fine.
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Old 08-26-2012, 11:31 AM   #10
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You have to remove the bumper.
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