18 31 010

(cylinder bank 7 … 12)

Remove rear splash guard.
Remove heat baffle plate on front axle support.

Unfasten screws on top exhaust pipe.

Installation: Replace seal, refer to 18 11 015

Unfasten screw connection on flanges (1 and 2).

Remove exhaust pipes.

Check seals (1 and 2) and replace if necessary.
Replace self-locking nuts.
Coat thread with copper paste -CRC-, refer to BMW Parts Service.