Recommended replacement interval for the part category Brake Pad Set, disc brake : 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 3 Saloon (E46) 325 i, BMW X3 (E83) 2.5 i

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front brake pads on BMW X3 E83 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: brake pads – BMW X3 E83. Tools you need:
Replacement: brake pads – BMW X3 E83. Tools you need:
Wire brush
Nylon cleaning brush
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Anti-squeal paste
Torque wrench
HEX bit No.H7
Wheel impact socket #17
Brake caliper wind back tool
Ratchet wrench
Crow bar
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Brake Pads for X3 (E83) and other BMW models
How to change Brake Pad Set, disc brake on BMW X3 E83 2.0 d – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Brake Pad Set, disc brake
How to change Brake Pad Set, disc brake on BMW 3 Saloon (E46) 325 i – tips for proper car maintenance
BMW 3 Saloon (E46) 325 i
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Brake Pad Set, disc brake on BMW X3 (E83) 2.5 i
BMW X3 (E83) 2.5 i
Replacement: brake pads – BMW X3 E83. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Perform the replacement of brake pads in complete set for each axis. This provides effective braking.
  • The replacement procedure is identical for all brake pads on the same axle.
  • Please note: all work on the car – BMW X3 E83 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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