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1997 BMW 328i Question: clutch fan removel

 

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Visitor, New Port Richey, FL, September 16, 2010, 13:33

which wa does clutch fan come off? standard threads or backwards threads.

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, September 16, 2010, 14:40
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    Has left hand threads clockwise opens !

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    September 27, 2010, 09:26
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    left handed thread. plus you need the special holder tool and 1.25" open end wrench to move it.

    google: fan clutch bmw holding tool. you can make one yourself with a grinder, and a 5/16" drill bit.

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