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Open trunk lid.

Removing and installing, replacing flap in luggage compartment trim, left or right BMW 7 E38

Take out luggage compartment floor trim panel (1).

Installation:

Make sure tensioning belts (2) are correctly positioned.

Removing and installing, replacing flap in luggage compartment trim, left or right BMW 7 E38

Left side:

Version with navigation system:

If necessary, remove navigation computer, refer to 65 90 510.

Lever out catches (1) and remove frame (2).

Removing and installing, replacing flap in luggage compartment trim, left or right BMW 7 E38

Version with CD changer:

Open cover (1) for CD changer.

Unlock bayonet lock (2) and open flap (3).

Removing and installing, replacing flap in luggage compartment trim, left or right BMW 7 E38

Version with CD changer:

Detach panel (1) at rear and lift over CD changer (2).

Release plastic screw fittings (3) and detach panel components.

Installation:

Plastic screw fittings (3) are only pressed together during installation.

Removing and installing, replacing flap in luggage compartment trim, left or right BMW 7 E38

Right side:

Unlock and open flap.

Release expansion rivets (1) and remove flap.