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by 528i-1981
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Tech Forum
Topic: Coolant Temp. sensor
Replies: 29
Views: 9345

Re: Coolant Temp. sensor

If you ever order a new OEM cover again, order the bleed screw as well because the cover doesn't include the screw.
by 528i-1981
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Tech Forum
Topic: Coolant Temp. sensor
Replies: 29
Views: 9345

Re: Coolant Temp. sensor

Thanks guys. As it turned out, I needed $4 worth of knurled nuts for the taillight covers in the trunk. They have them at bavauto.com, but I needed to spend $99 for the free shipping. It turns out that adding the thermostat cover and the temperature sensor brought me right to that free shipping. I c...
by 528i-1981
Mon Apr 16, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Tech Forum
Topic: Coolant Temp. sensor
Replies: 29
Views: 9345

Re: Coolant Temp. sensor

Only peripherally related - the bleed screw on my 81 528i is ... or was ... the slotted one, optimistically designed for a flat blade screwdriver. It's really stuck. I've tried dribbling different types of thread oil on it for weeks at a time, and it won't budge. The slot is mangled now. I confess t...