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
   Removal and installation РКПП and АТ
   Removal and installation of the lever of a gear change
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electric equipment schemes
+ System of onboard diagnostics

Removal and installation of the lever of a gear change

1 — the gear change lever
2 — the lever
3 — the bearing
4 — a switching bar
5 — a remote washer
6 — a lock washer
7 — the switching hinge
8 — a lock ring
9 — a rubber washer
10 — a pin
11 — a protective casing
12 — a finger
13 — the plug
14 — a support
15 — the switch of lanterns of a backing
16 — гаситель fluctuations
17 — a label


1. Strongly pull a lever head upwards.

2. Disconnect a protective casing of the lever from the central console and remove it from the lever.

3. Lift and establish the car on supports. From below remove lock скобу (4) and remove a switching bar. Remove from both parties of a washer (5).

4. Put from below at the switching lever цапфовый a wrench (for example, special tool BMW 251110) and turn it on a corner 90 counter-clockwise. Remove upward a hinge casing.

5. Disconnect a protective casing from a body and the console of switching and take out together with the lever upward. Disconnect a collar гасителя fluctuations if it is available, at the lever of switching and remove it.


1. Grease spherical loose leaves of the lever of switching with plastic greasing “Kluber Polylub GLY 801”.

2. Establish the lever of switching with the spherical loose leaf so that the pad or an arrow on the loose leaf showed in a finger direction, i.e. In a movement direction.

3. Press the loose leaf a screw-driver from above in the holder so that pads were distinctly latched.
4. Insert a finger of draught of switching with washers into the lever. Establish a stopper. Lower the car on wheels.
5. Fix a protective casing. Thus an internal edge insert over the switching lever, and external into body cut.
6. Establish гаситель fluctuations and fix a collar. Fix a cover with a protective casing.
7. Establish a head on the lever and strongly press it.