51 45 075 

Necessary preliminary tasks:

Remove instrument panel trim.

Remove Head‐Up Display.

Remove steering column.

Removing and installing support for dashboard BMW X5 F15

Release screws (1).

Remove air duct (2).

Installation note:

Ensure that air duct (2) is correctly seated on the heater/air conditioner unit..

Removing and installing support for dashboard BMW X5 F15

Unscrew nuts (1).

Tightening torque 51 45 2AZ:

Type Thread Tightening specifications Torque
1AZ Support for instrument panel to console for steering column support, bolt
F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 / F06 / F07 / F10 / F11 / F12 / F13 / F15 / F16 / F18 / F25 / F26 / F85 / F86 M8 21,5 Nm
2AZ Support for dashboard to A-pillar
F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 / F06 / F07 / F10 / F11 / F12 / F13 / F15 / F16 / F18 / F25 / F26 / F85 / F86 M8 21,5 Nm
3AZ Dashboard support to tunnel, screw
F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 / F06 / F07 / F10 / F11 / F12 / F13 / F15 / F16 / F18 / F25 / F26 / F85 / F86 M8 21,5 Nm
4AZ Trim panel, pedal mechanism, to dashboard support, screw
F01 / F02 / F04 / F06 / F07 / F10 / F11 / F12 / F13 / F18 / F25 / F26 Replace screws 8 Nm
F85 / F86 Replace screws 4 Nm
5AZ Dashboard to support
F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 / F06 / F07 / F10 / F11 / F12 / F13 / F18 1,8 Nm
F15 / F16 / F25 / F26 8 Nm
F85 / F86 7 Nm
6AZ Folding compartment (driver’s side) to dashboard
F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 / F07 2,4 Nm
7AZ Handle recess to folding compartment (driver’s side)
F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 1,5 Nm
8AZ Support for dashboard to bulkhead

Release screw (2).

Tightening torque 51 45 1AZ.

Unfasten plug connection (3) and disconnect.

Removing and installing support for dashboard BMW X5 F15

Release screws (1).

Tightening torque 51 45 8AZ.

Release cable retainer for wiring loom (2) and feed out wiring loom (2).

Removing and installing support for dashboard BMW X5 F15

Release screws (1).

Tightening torque 51 45 3AZ.

Release cable retainer for wiring loom (2) and feed out wiring loom (2).

Removing and installing support for dashboard BMW X5 F15

Unscrew nuts (1).

Tightening torque 51 45 2AZ.

Unfasten screws (2).

Release cable retainer (3) and thread out relevant wiring loom.

With the aid of a second person, remove the mounting bracket while checking for any more cable retainers.