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I was recently given a 1987 325E. The old owner says that there is water coming out from between the engine and the transmission. Is that a common problem? Also, since it is fuel injected, (going by looks of system) how crucial is it to use fuel line rated for injected systems?

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I would think the water coming from the engine and trans could be a core plug. very cheep to buy but you may have to drop the trans to fit. As for the fuel pipe, always use the correct fuel pipe as it runs at a very high pressure, can be 50bar or a little more.

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