BMW 5 series E39

Since 1996-2001 of release

Repair and car operation

+ Introduction
+ The maintenance instruction
+ Current leaving and service
+ The engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ The power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
- Suspension bracket and steering
   + Forward suspension bracket
   + Back suspension bracket
   - Steering
      Security measures at work with a safety pillow
      Removal and steering wheel installation
      Removal and installation of the top facing of a steering column
      Removal and installation of a tip of steering draught
      Removal and installation of steering draught
      Hydropump fastening
      Removal of air and filling of hydrosystem of the amplifier of a wheel with a liquid
      Check and adjustment of corners of installation of wheels
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electric equipment schemes
+ System of onboard diagnostics

Removal of air and filling of hydrosystem of the amplifier of a wheel with a liquid

Air is necessary for deleting from hydrosystem, if it was opened. System fill necessarily only with a new liquid, since. Even small pollution can lead to infringements in its work.

Types of applied oils are resulted in Specifications. Application of other oils ATF should be co-ordinated with the representative of firm BMW.


1. Turn away a stopper of the tank of oil on the idle engine.

2. Start the engine on single turns. At once fill in oil to mark MIN (2). Address to an accompanying illustration.

Do not start the pump without oil.

3. Slowly turn a steering wheel to the left and to the right twice against the stop.
4. Again check up oil level. If necessary add
5. Stop the engine and check up oil level.
6. Add oil to level MAX (1). Add oil small doses. The general capacity of system makes 1.2 l.
7. Close the tank a stopper.
8. Level of cold oil should be between marks MIN and MAX on the level index. Cold oil is understood as oil at temperature +20С.