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Necessary preliminary tasks:

Switch off ignition.
Remove starter motor.

Replacing the engagement solenoid switch BMW M5 E39 (S62)

Slacken nut (1).
Remove the cable shoe (2).

Attention!

Do not twist the cable shoe (2) when tightening, risk of shorting to starter motor housing.

Tightening torque 12 41 1AZ:

Type Thread Tightening specifications Torque
1AZ Line to starter
M5 5 Nm
M6 7 Nm
M8 13 Nm

Replacing the engagement solenoid switch BMW M5 E39 (S62)

Release screws (1).

Replacing the engagement solenoid switch BMW M5 E39 (S62)

Remove the solenoid switch (1) and the spring (2).

Detach the bolt (3).

Installation note:

Check the bolt (3) for wear and grease the bolt.