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A common problem we see with modern BMWs is water pump failure.

The video below features a BMW 550 with a classic example of water pump failure. The owner of the vehicle noticed an odd noise and brought his vehicle to Foreign Auto Services in Chantilly, VA. In the video, you’ll see one of our ASE-certified technicians demonstrating the loud wobbly noise you hear when turning the pulley with the belt off.

The Dangers of a Failing Water Pump

A failed water pump can cause an engine to overheat, which can lead to major damage. If you’ve noticed any of the symptoms of a failing water pump, don’t hesitate to give Foreign Auto Services in Chantilly, VA a call or use our convenient online scheduler to make an appointment.