BMW X5 Owners & Service Manuals

BMW X5: Ignition Wires, Spark

REPLACING ALL SPARK PLUGS (N42, N40, N46, N45, N52, N52K, N51)

Special tools required:

Necessary preliminary tasks:

Unscrew spark plugs with special tool 12 1 171.


Tighten down spark plugs with special tool 12 1 171and special tool 12 1 200 (torque limiter).

Without special tool 12 1 200, observe tightening torque. See 12 1 200 TORQUE LIMITER 30 NM.

Tightening torque 12 12 1AZ0.

Ignition Wires, Spark
Fig. 1: Identifying Special Tool (12 1 171) And (12 1 172)


 Ignition Coil

NOTES ON CHECKING IGNITION SYSTEM Troubleshooting -> Fault in fuel injection system -> Spark plug faults -> Ignition coil faults -> Further fault patterns with evaluation -> Additional

 Electronic Switching On Or Control Unit

 Replacing Crankshaft Pulse Generator (N52, N52K, N51, N53)

IMPORTANT: Read and comply with notes on protection against electrostatic damage (ESD protection). IMPORTANT: Aluminum-magnesium materials. No steel screws/bolts may be used due to the threat of ele


 Replacing Front Left Or Right Spring Strut Shock Absorber

Special tools required: 31 3 341 31 3 351 31 3 353 WARNING: Observe the following instructions to avoid any risk of injury by the coil springs. Prior to each use, check the special tools for defects, modifications and operational reliability. Damaged/modified special tools must not be used

 Other Flaps

REMOVING AND INSTALLING FLAP FOR FUEL FILLER NECK NOTE: The illustration is a schematic representation and is to be applied to the relevant vehicle type. Open fuel filler flap. Lever out lock (2) and detach fuel filler flap (1) in direction of arrow. Fig. 238: Identifying Fuel Filler Flap REPLACI

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