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  1. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So been doing some work on the my car which involved draining the coolant. I have a water pump off powered by the auxiliary belt. I've filled with coolant bled and started the car. All seems ok, but after idling for 15 mins the coolant temp is no higher than 59c, is that right? I don't want...
  2. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Can anybody recommend a good detergent to flush a stop leak product out of the cooling system? It's the one that looks like copper glitter, really nasty stuff and I want it out of my car. There is a lot of talk about Cascade dishwasher gel working very well, but it would have to be something we...
  3. Technical Guides for the BMW E31.
    E31 M60/M62 Cooling System - Flushing - Filling - Bleeding - Venting This routine shows the easy way to drain, flush, re-fill and vent the cooling system including the heater core My new (to me) 840ci had an unknown quantity of anti-freeze in the cooling system, and that, combined with the...
  4. General BMW Discussions
    do you recommend flushing your engine before an oil change. Also have any of you used forte engine flush and what results did you get thanks gaz