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
+ Body
- Onboard electric equipment
   Diagnostics of malfunctions of an onboard electric equipment - the general information
   Safety locks
   Fusible inserts
   Chain breakers (thermal relays)
   The relay
   Relay check
   Check of lamps накаливания
   Check of electric motors
   Check of electric switches
   Check of switches of lamps and electric motors
   Check of gauges
   Check of the electric motor of a screen wiper
   Stoplight check
   Check of a heater of back glass
   Removal and switch installation
   Removal and installation of the gauge of temperature
   Removal, installation and check of a sound signal
   Remote control initialization by the uniform lock
   Adjustment of range of light of headlights
   Removal and installation of the electric motor of adjustment of range of light
   Replacement of safety locks
   Arrangement of safety locks
   Illumination devices
   Replacement of lamps накаливания
   Removal and headlight installation
   Adjustment of headlights
   Removal and installation of a back lantern
   Removal and installation of the block of the panel of devices
   Replacement of lamps of the block of the panel of devices
   Removal and installation of the switch of signals of turn/screen wiper
   Removal and radio receiver installation
   Screen wiper
   Replacement of brushes of a screen wiper
   Removal, installation and adjustment snuffled стеклоомывателя
   Removal and installation of a drive of a screen wiper/cover
   Removal and installation of the electric motor of a screen wiper
   Check and pump replacement стеклоомывателя
   Work with electric schemes
+ Electric equipment schemes
+ System of onboard diagnostics

Replacement of brushes of a screen wiper

Replacement of brushes of a screen wiper is necessary for making at poor quality of clearing of glass. Thus it is possible to replace or only brushes, or complete with щеткодержателями. If the brush is replaced only, it is necessary to check up, whether has deformations щеткодержатель.


1. Raise a brush and hold it in such position.

2. Displace a clip (1) in a direction of an arrow and remove a brush towards a windscreen.

3. Compress пассатижами both steel tyres from the closed party of a brush and take out sideways from top скобы. Take out rubber together with tyres from the rest скоб.

4. Insert a new brush without the tyre in bottom скобы.

5. Enter both tyres into the first flute of a brush so that grooves of tyres showed towards rubber and fix in flute pads.
6. Compress both steel tyres and a brush пассатижами and insert in top скобу so that pads скобы from both parties have entered into grooves (arrow) of a brush.
7. Insert a brush through the lever and displace back a lock clip.
8. Cast away back the lever. Watch that the brush everywhere adjoined to a windscreen.