Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 1 Hatchback (E81) 130 i, BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 330 i, BMW 3 Convertible (E93) 330 i, BMW 1 Coupe (E82) 125 i, BMW 1 Convertible (E88) 125 i, BMW Z4 Roadster (E89) sDrive 30 i, BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change front suspension arm on BMW 1 Series E82 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: front lower arm – BMW E82. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #18
Combination spanner #21
HEX bit no.H6.
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 21
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
All the parts you need to replace – Control Arm for 1 Coupe (E82) and other BMW models
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Link Set, wheel suspension
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BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 330 i
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Link Set, wheel suspension on BMW 1 Hatchback (E81) 130 i
BMW 1 Hatchback (E81) 130 i
Easy tricks to help you to replace Link Set, wheel suspension on BMW 1 Convertible (E88) 125 i
BMW 1 Convertible (E88) 125 i
Link Set, wheel suspension removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for BMW 1 Coupe (E82) 125 i
BMW 1 Coupe (E82) 125 i
Changing Link Set, wheel suspension on BMW 3 Convertible (E93) 330 i – tips for first time repair
BMW 3 Convertible (E93) 330 i
Main steps for Link Set, wheel suspension replacement on BMW Z4 Roadster (E89) sDrive 30 i
BMW Z4 Roadster (E89) sDrive 30 i
How to change Link Set, wheel suspension on BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i – tips for proper car maintenance
BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i
How to change Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on BMW E82 120d 2.0 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Rod / Strut, wheel suspension
How to change Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 330 i – tips for proper car maintenance
BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 330 i
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on BMW 1 Hatchback (E81) 130 i
BMW 1 Hatchback (E81) 130 i
Easy tricks to help you to replace Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on BMW 1 Convertible (E88) 125 i
BMW 1 Convertible (E88) 125 i
Rod / Strut, wheel suspension removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for BMW 1 Coupe (E82) 125 i
BMW 1 Coupe (E82) 125 i
Changing Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on BMW 3 Convertible (E93) 330 i – tips for first time repair
BMW 3 Convertible (E93) 330 i
Main steps for Rod / Strut, wheel suspension replacement on BMW Z4 Roadster (E89) sDrive 30 i
BMW Z4 Roadster (E89) sDrive 30 i
How to change Rod / Strut, wheel suspension on BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i – tips for proper car maintenance
BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i
How to change Track Control Arm on BMW E82 120d 2.0 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Track Control Arm
How to change Track Control Arm on BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 330 i – tips for proper car maintenance
BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 330 i
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Track Control Arm on BMW 1 Hatchback (E81) 130 i
BMW 1 Hatchback (E81) 130 i
Easy tricks to help you to replace Track Control Arm on BMW 1 Convertible (E88) 125 i
BMW 1 Convertible (E88) 125 i
Track Control Arm removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for BMW 1 Coupe (E82) 125 i
BMW 1 Coupe (E82) 125 i
Changing Track Control Arm on BMW 3 Convertible (E93) 330 i – tips for first time repair
BMW 3 Convertible (E93) 330 i
Main steps for Track Control Arm replacement on BMW Z4 Roadster (E89) sDrive 30 i
BMW Z4 Roadster (E89) sDrive 30 i
How to change Track Control Arm on BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i – tips for proper car maintenance
BMW 1 Hatchback (E87) 130 i
Replacement: front lower arm – BMW E82. Professionals recommend:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the left and right lower control arms.
  • Please note: all work on the car – BMW E82 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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