My 2004 BMW 325i is overheating & there seems to be a leak underneath the car. The radiator fan is not working. I would very much appreciate help/suggestions. Thank you!

Asked by Dec 23, 2014 at 02:32 AM about the 2004 BMW 3 Series 325i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car is overheating, the temp
gauge goes all the way to the right
after maybe 10-15 minutes, and the
fan visible outside the car is not
working.  I recently replaced the fuel
pump myself after watching a
YouTube video.  It took me 30
minutes when mechanics wanted to
charge me $800 + 1.5 hour labor.  I
don't trust any mechanic because
they would know that I would not be
able to tell if they were overcharging
me and installing parts that don't
need to be replaced.  Please help!

2 Answers

237,915

Time to replace the cooling system.....http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=914109

3 of 3 people found this helpful.

Thank you very much, Tom, for the detailed information. God bless you, Lisa

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 2005 Bmw 325i oil leak 3 answers

    I have notice a minor oil leal in the front of the engine behind and below the power steering reservoir. It's motor oil not power steering fluid. Is the oil pressure sending unit located in that vac...

    2005 BMW 3 Series 325i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • have a 1987 bmw 325i starts then shutd down right away im stumped please help 19 answers

    1987 BMW 325i with 2.7 liter starts then shuts down right away help

    1987 BMW 3 Series 325i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • BMW Mystery??? 2001 BMW 325i 2 answers

    I have a BMW 2001 325i with 210K. The other morning, my Trans warning icon came on when I went into DRIVE. I slowly drove the car to a local mechanic. He said there was a leak in the cooling syst...

    2001 BMW 3 Series 325i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • why are my power locks not working on my bmw 325i 9 answers

    power locks stopped working on my 325i bmw. its a 1994 so things will go but they just worked. car also has a random beep everyonce in a while as well. niot sure how to fix the locks but any advice ...

    1994 BMW 3 Series 325i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2006 BMW 325i 4 answers

    Hello, I am looking at a 2006 BMW 325i with 170,000 miles for $3,700. It is super clean and has no problems at the moment. I have never owned a BMW so I don't really know how long they last. If an...

    2006 BMW 3 Series 325i

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

Search BMW 3 Series Questions

BMW 3 Series Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,650
#2 Robert Charlson
Robert Charlson
Reputation 1,530
#3 Michael Branan
Michael Branan
Reputation 1,190
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used BMW 5 Series
459 Great Deals out of 15,988 listings starting at $1,700
Used BMW M3
45 Great Deals out of 1,517 listings starting at $5,800
Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class
445 Great Deals out of 26,582 listings starting at $2,000
Used Audi A4
228 Great Deals out of 10,877 listings starting at $1,899
Used Ford Mustang
474 Great Deals out of 45,735 listings starting at $1,999
Used Mercedes-Benz E-Class
418 Great Deals out of 19,905 listings starting at $699
Used Honda Accord
813 Great Deals out of 84,286 listings starting at $1,050
Used BMW 6 Series
84 Great Deals out of 3,098 listings starting at $6,977
Used BMW X5
437 Great Deals out of 16,995 listings starting at $1,999
Used BMW 7 Series
188 Great Deals out of 6,134 listings starting at $2,999
Used BMW 1 Series
43 Great Deals out of 1,097 listings starting at $6,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 BMW 3 Series For Sale
100 Great Deals out of 8,239 listings starting at $25,999
2016 BMW 3 Series For Sale
115 Great Deals out of 3,026 listings starting at $19,995
2015 BMW 3 Series For Sale
20 Great Deals out of 878 listings starting at $14,799
2014 BMW 3 Series For Sale
177 Great Deals out of 4,394 listings starting at $12,995
2013 BMW 3 Series For Sale
72 Great Deals out of 2,316 listings starting at $11,900

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.