Recommended replacement interval for the part category Fuel filter : 12 month / 15000 km
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW X5 (E53) 3.0 i

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change fuel filter BMW X5 (E53) [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: fuel filter – BMW X5 E53. Tools you'll need:
Replacement: fuel filter – BMW X5 E53. Tools you'll need:
WD-40 spray
Drive socket # 8
Drive socket # 7
Drive socket # 12
Ratchet wrench
Phillips Screwdriver
Round-nose pliers
Crow bar
Fluid container
Hydraulic transmission jack
All the parts you need to replace – Fuel Filter for X5 (E53) and other BMW models
How to change Fuel filter on BMW E53 3.0 d – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Fuel filter
How to change Fuel filter on BMW X5 (E53) 3.0 i – tips for proper car maintenance
BMW X5 (E53) 3.0 i
Replacement: fuel filter – BMW X5 E53. Professionals recommend:
  • Ensure adequate ventilation of the workplace. Fuel vapors are poisonous.
  • Warning! Shut down the engine before starting any work – BMW X5 E53
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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