11 61 065 

Necessary preliminary work:

Remove left injection pipe.

Remove throttle valve

Release screws on intake plenum from above without fail before lowering front axle.

Secure engine in installation position.

Lower front axle, releasing screws on engine mount first Release power steering pump, if installed, and set aside.

Universal joint with corrugated tubing.

Removing and installing, replacing left intake plenum BMW N63

Detach engine ventilation hose (1).

Disconnect connector.

Unscrew nuts (2).

Tightening torque: 11 61 1 AZ:

Type Thread Tightening specification Torque
1AZ Intake manifold to cylinder head
N63 M7 15 Nm
2AZ Holder, intake module, to cylinder head
N63 M6 10 Nm

Removing and installing, replacing left intake plenum BMW N63

Release throttle valve (1).

Release holder screw (2) on intake plenum.

Tightening torque: 11 61 2AZ.

Feed out intake plenum towards rear.

Installation note:

Replace all profile seals.

Assemble engine and vehicle and Check air intake system for leaks.