When to replace the Water Pump + Timing Belt Kit on your BMW 3 SERIES
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Water Pump + Timing Belt Kit : 70000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 3 Saloon (E36) 328 i, BMW 3 Saloon (E36) 323 i 2.5, BMW 3 Saloon (E36) 320 i, BMW 3 Saloon (E36) 325 i View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change water pump on BMW E36 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: water pump – BMW E36. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
All-purpose cleaning spray
Sealant
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 7
Drive socket # 10
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 16
Ratchet wrench
Clip removal tool
Seal scraper
Flat screwdriver
Funnel
Fluid container
Fender cover
Replacement: water pump – BMW E36. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Follow the terms, recommendations and requirements of the part operation provided by the manufacturer.
  • Check the coolant condition and replace it if necessary.
  • Inspect the thermostat and the thermostat housing. Replace if necessary.
  • Please note: all work on the car – BMW E36 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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