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Old 06-08-2014, 01:45 PM   #1
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325i exhaust solenoid removal??

still getting the p0014 ive changed the cps already a few days ago.
there's no dealer buy me to get the right $$socket today and wanted to know is there another way to get this part off? ive tried vise grips but don't see how other members got this to work since there's no room.

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Old 06-10-2014, 12:01 AM   #2
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Try crow's foot wrench 32mm. Need to remove fan though so you can have room
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Old 06-10-2014, 12:50 AM   #3
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Old 06-10-2014, 12:39 PM   #4
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I bought the socket from bmw. The socket has to be deep enough to fit over entire solenoid

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