Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 123 d, BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 120 d, BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i, BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i, BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 120 i, BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 120 i View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

This video shows the replacement procedure of a similar car part on another vehicle

All the parts you need to replace – ABS Sensor for 1 Hatchback (E87) and other BMW models
How to change ABS sensor on BMW E87 118 d – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
ABS sensor
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ABS sensor ring
Tools
Replacement: abs sensor – BMW 1 (E87). List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Brake cleaner
Multipurpose grease
Copper grease
HEX bit no.H5.
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat Screwdriver
Round-nose pliers
Wheel chock
Replacement: abs sensor – BMW 1 (E87). Professionals recommend:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for both ABS sensors on the same axle.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: abs sensor – BMW 1 (E87). Take the following steps:
  1. Step 1
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    Secure the wheels with chocks.
  2. Step 2
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    Loosen the wheel mounting bolts. Use wheel impact socket #17.
  3. Step 3
    Raise the front of the car and secure on supports.
    Step 4
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    Unscrew the wheel bolts.
    AUTODOC recommends:
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  4. Step 5
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    Remove the wheel.
  5. Step 6
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    Disconnect the ABS sensor wiring.
  6. Step 7
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    Detach the ABS sensor connector.
  7. Step 8
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    Disconnect the ABS sensor wiring.
  8. Step 9
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    Clean the ABS sensor fastener. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  9. Step 10
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    Unscrew the ABS sensor fastening from the steering knuckle. Use HEX No.H5. Use a ratchet wrench.
  10. Step 11
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    Remove the ABS sensor from the steering knuckle. Use round-nose pliers.
  11. Step 12
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    Clean the ABS sensor mounting seat. Use a wire brush. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
  12. Step 13
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    Treat the ABS sensor fastener. Use a multipurpose grease. Use a flat screwdriver.
  13. Step 14
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    Install the ABS sensor  on the steering knuckle and secure it.
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