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Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2020, 06:46 PM
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Posted By Sapote
The prolong rubbing had worn the belt to breaking...

The prolong rubbing had worn the belt to breaking point at some sections, and it broke at the wrong time unfortunately. Did you check the belt condition before on the final work?
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-24-2020, 05:06 PM
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Posted By Sapote
No you don't have a blown head gasket!!! The...

No you don't have a blown head gasket!!!

The belt broke and it broke something causing the oil leak.

to do:
make sure it has enough engine oil, add if needed.
engine hood opened, with...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-23-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 63
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Posted By Sapote
No, your problem is the 2 pulley rubbing and...

No, your problem is the 2 pulley rubbing and fighting each other, creating a lot of friction and heat, then smoke. This put a big load on the crank and slow the alternator, then the light.

Don't...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2020, 03:47 PM
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Posted By Sapote
You probably had the belt above the idler instead...

You probably had the belt above the idler instead of below, causing the idler turning CW rubbing against the tensioner turning CCW, smoking due to different surface speeds (tensioner wheel bigger...
Forum: General E46 Forum 01-22-2020, 02:35 PM
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Posted By Sapote
That's the idler pulley with an index pin. It has...

That's the idler pulley with an index pin. It has eccentric hole and so the index pin has to be align to the OFH bracket hole, or belt will rub at PS pulley,
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