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The E46 XI was produced from 01-05 in sedan and touring body styles. Powered by either a 2.5L inline 6 in the 325xi or a 3.0L inline 6 330xi. Discuss all thing about BMW AWD E46 'Xi' here.

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Old 11-25-2011, 11:34 AM   #1
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Leaking PS hoses.

I know there are DIY's out there, but I looked at the xi underside and found the xi has this subframe blocking access to the hose going from the pump to the cooler.
any idea how to access it without taking the subframe off?
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Old 11-26-2011, 10:39 AM   #2
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I know there are DIY's out there, but I looked at the xi underside and found the xi has this subframe blocking access to the hose going from the pump to the cooler.
any idea how to access it without taking the subframe off?
Start from the top by removing the air box. I did the job on my xi recently.
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Old 11-26-2011, 04:08 PM   #3
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Start from the top by removing the air box. I did the job on my xi recently.
so you did it from the top?
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