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DIY: Do It Yourself
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Old 08-30-2007, 01:09 PM   #21
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45 min sounds about right for the manual tranny (no need to deal with the extra fan). It isn't a hard install at all, especially if your stock pulleys aren't stuck.

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do you guys think the the pulley upgrade is that much more noticalble from OEM belts? im doing inspection II and then suggest i do the belts soon. should i do the water pump at the same time? stewart water pump?

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Old 07-07-2008, 05:12 PM   #23
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Can I use this write up to also replace my water pump in my 325i?
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Old 01-02-2009, 02:41 PM   #24
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THANKS....for posting

Nicely put together. It helped me alot. I got it done in no time. Thanks again for all your effort. I would like to also take this time and thank the e46fanatics
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Old 07-04-2009, 07:25 PM   #25
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Don't mean to resurrect from the dead but great DIY. Installed mine last night w/o any issues. Thx!

I didnt notice much in the low end but there is a little, and I mean little difference in the mid-high rpm range. Not bad for the price I got them at..
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