BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      11-06-2018, 10:40 PM   #1
QuebecDIY
New Member
3
Rep
11
Posts

Drives: 135i 2008 Coupe
Join Date: Oct 2018
Location: Montreal

iTrader: (0)

N54 Water Pump Removal - easier

Hello,

I don't know why, but it seems many people are removing a lot of things to remove the water pump.

If you'd like to remove it without removing the stabilizer bar and or your steering box...

Here's how I do it

1. Remove pre-catalyst Both (there is also a bracket to be removed that holds them together to the transmission)

2. Remove the radiator fan and the front turbo duct (from turbo to air filter box)

3. Not sure (don't remember if you have to) ... Intercooler and pipe from both turbos to intercooler removal

4. Unclip power steering hose from steering box

5. Drain engine coolant from water pump hose

6. remove pump and/or thermostat


I have made lots of "How to" videos. I have created a Youtube channel where you can find them https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrf...f2b4-fZVKDUi-w


Here is the water pump video link


Here is the thermostat video link
Appreciate 1
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
135i, 335i, thermostat removal, water pump removal

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:09 PM.




1addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST