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  1. Cool Xpert electric fan

    General E46 Forum
    When looking for a fan for the mechanical to electric fan conversion, I wasn't able to find anything about the Cool Xpert fan. So I decided to take some picture and post them here. The fan is made by Cool Xpert, and is a replacement for BMW part # 17117561757. Unfortunately, I still don't have...
  2. Transmission warning light and new electric fan install

    General E46 Forum
    I have a 2000 323i with auto transmission. Bought it in 2004 with 60K miles on it. It now has 114k miles. 3 weeks ago, after hearing what I thought was noisy bearings, I replaced the idler and tensioner pulleys (which had never been replaced since I have owned it). After listening to it at...
  3. Clutch Fan Seized Today

    General E46 Forum
    Today on the way to the city, I noticed an obnoxiously loud noise. Of course my clutch is locked completely and therefore the fan is spinning at the rate of the pulley. I've already ordered a new clutch and fan. I want to take the clutch fan off until my parts come in Friday to avoid it...
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