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BMW X5: Removing And Installing/Replacing Seat Cover For Left Or Right Front Seat (Comfort)

BMW X5 (G05) 2019-2024 Service & Repair Manual / Seats / Front Seat, Comfort / Removing And Installing/Replacing Seat Cover For Left Or Right Front Seat (Comfort)

Special tools required:

Necessary preliminary tasks:

WARNING: US/CDN front passenger seat (with OC3 mat) only: To avoid damaging the OC3 mat, it is essential to carry out the following operations with extra care.

When replacing seat cover:

If seat cover is defective, seat cover and padding with OC3 mat must be replaced together.

New seat cover is supplied with padding, OC3 mat and if necessary seat heating.

When replacing padding with OC3 mat:

If OC3 mat or padding is defective, both parts may only be replaced together.

Both parts must be fitted with the seat cover from the vehicle.

Enabling seat occupancy detector (OC3 mat):

Unclip cover (1) on front seat.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 116: Identifying Cover

Unclip trim (1) for thigh support carrier with special tool 00 9 317.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 117: Identifying Unclip Trim

Release retainers in area (1).

Detach seat cover in area (2) on left and right.

Remove cable (3).

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 118: Identifying Retainers And Cable

Unhook seat cover (1) in area (2).

Disconnect plug connection (3).

Remove seat cover (1) complete with support.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 119: Identifying Cover Area Connections

Version with OC3 mat:

Detach all retainers in side area from longitudinal wires (1).

Pull trim wires (1) forward out of seat cover.

Carefully fold back seat cover and release retainers from cross - wires (2).

Remove seat cover from padding.

IMPORTANT: Remove all remnants of clips from seat cover and padding.

Padding (1) with OC3 mat (2).

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 120: Identifying Retainers And Longitudinal Wires

IMPORTANT: No retainer remainders may be fitted as well.

Handle OC3 mat with extreme care.

Do not kink OC3 mat.

Do not clamp OC3 mat.

OC3 mat must lie without folds under seat cover.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 121: Identifying Padding With OC3 Mat

Installation:

Bend new retainers closed with pliers 52 0 050. See 52 0 050 PLIERS

  1. Padding
  2. Retainer
  3. Trim wire in padding
  4. Trim thread in cover
  5. Seat cover

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 122: Identifying Special Tool (52 0 050)

Replacing seat cover:

Pull trim threads (1) out of seat cover.

Installation:

Slide trim threads (1) into new seat cover. If necessary, cut mounting for trim threads.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 123: Identifying Trim Threads

REPLACING BACKREST COVER FOR LEFT OR RIGHT FRONT SEAT (COMFORT)

Special tools required:

Necessary preliminary tasks:

Detach plug connection (1) by twisting from backrest frame.

Disconnect plug connection (1).

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 124: Detaching Plug Connection

Unhook backrest cover (3) in areas (1).

Detach all retainers in areas (2).

Installation:

Bend new retainers closed with pliers 52 0 050.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 125: Identifying Backrest Cover

Release all cable ties (1).

Disconnect all plug connections (2).

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 126: Identifying Cable Ties And Plug Connections

Remove backrest cover (2) complete with padding towards front.

Installation:

Adjusting unit (1) must be secured on left and right in opening of padding.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 127: Identifying Backrest Cover

Detach all retainers in areas (1).

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 128: Identifying Retainers

Release all retainers.

Installation:

Bend new retainers closed with pliers 52 0 050. Remove backrest cover (1) from padding.

Remove all remnants of clips from backrest cover (1) and padding.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 129: Locating Backrest Cover

Pull trim threads (1) out of backrest cover.

Installation:

Push trim threads (1) into new backrest cover.

If necessary, cut into new component.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 130: Identifying Trim Threads

Lever out locking strip of head restraint guide with plastic wedge 00 9 317.

Installation:

Mount straight front face of head restraint guide towards front.

Front Seat, Comfort
Fig. 131: Identifying Special Tool (00 9 317)

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