Removing and installing rear bumper assembly of the BMW 5 E39

51 12 000

Note:
Version with a towing device:
Remove the bar.

Lever out rivets with spacers on the left and on the right side and remove the side panels (1) wheel arch.
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Version with signaling Park Distance Control (PDC):
Release collar harness.
Loosen the clamp and disconnect the connector and wire post.
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Release inner nuts on the left and on the right side.
Tightening Torque, refer to. Specifications 51 12 2AZ
Version without signaling Park Distance Control (PDC):
Remove the bumper forwards.
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Version with signaling Park Distance Control (PDC):
Pull bumper back a little, pull out the tip of the wires and the wires themselves.
Remove the bumper forwards.
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Installation:
Put the seal (2) on the shock damper (1).
Put the protective cap (3) to right shock damper (1).
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Ideal position:
The distance (A) between the bumper and the body aperture must be the same throughout its length.
The value (A) = 5 BMM
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Loosen the inner nut on the left and right and adjust the height of the bumper.
Tightening Torque, refer to. Specifications 51 12 2AZ
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