4528Re: [bmw e28] FAN CLUTCH
- Jun 27, 2006thank you blake,
that is exactly what I was loooking for......thank you thank you
--- In bmwe28@..., Blake Nancarrow <blaken@c...> wrote:
> On Tuesday 27 June 2006 3:18 PM, bimmernutjob wrote:
> > DOES ANYONE KNOW IF THERE A PROPER FIELD TEST ?
> The Bentley manual doesn't say much...
> "Inspect the fan clutch by spinning the fan with the
> engine off [sic] and cold. The fan should spin on the
> clutch with slight resistance. Check for signs of oil
> leaking from the clutch. If the fan cannot be turned
> by hand or if there are signs of oil leakage, the
> clutch is faulty and should be replaced."
> That's it!
> Note: fan clutches should be stored vertical; not
> The Haynes manual holds a clue:
> "With the engine completely warmed up, turn off the
> ignition switch and disconnect the [battery]. Turn
> the fan by hand. Heavier resistance should be
> evident. If the fan turns easily, replace the fan
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