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
   Removal and installation of automatic transmission
   Adjustment of a drive of a gear change
   Check of level and replacement of oil of automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electric equipment schemes
+ System of onboard diagnostics

Adjustment of a drive of a gear change

Selector position (P-R-N-D etc.) it is established тросовым by drive АТ. Drive adjustment is carried out after installation АТ or a switching drive.


1. Establish the selector in position “P”.
2. Lift and establish the car on supports. Remove the bottom guard of an impellent compartment.

3. Ослабьте a nut (2) drives on the switching lever.

Not to bend a cable, at отворачивании nuts necessarily keep tightening a bolt. If the cable has been damaged, it is necessary to replace it, since. After a while from will break.

4. Press the lever (3) hand against the stop forward, i.e. In a movement direction. For АТ it corresponds to the Parking mode.
5. Press a rod of a drive of a cable (4) in a direction against movement (arrow) and in this position clamp tightening a bolt the moment of 10 Nanometers. Thus tightening a bolt keep from проворачивания the second key not to bend a cable.
6. Establish the bottom guard of an impellent compartment. Lower the car on wheels.

Removal and installation of a cable of a drive


1. Turn away a tightening nut (2).
2. Ослабьте nuts (5) at a support also remove a support.

3. Adjust a cable, see above.