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Remove upper cover from radiator.
engines BMW M50, M52
Remove alternator cooling hose.
engine BMW M51 diesel
Remove rubber gaiter.
engine BMW diesel M51
Remove intake pipe (1).
Remove pressure pipe (2) between turbocharger and intake line.
Remove fan wheel and fan coupling from water pump, refer to 11 52 020
Lift expanding rivets from left and right sides of fan cowl.
Press center of fan cowl gently backwards and disconnect guide tab.
Extract fan cowl and fan jointly.
When installing fan cowl, attach left and right tabs to radiator brackets.
Connect guide tab in upper center.