Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 320 i, BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 318 i, BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 320 i, BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 318 i View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

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All the parts you need to replace – Strut Mount for 3 Saloon (E90) and other BMW models
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Anti-Friction Bearing, suspension strut support mounting
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Repair Kit, suspension strut
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Supporting Ring, suspension strut bearing
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Top Strut Mounting
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BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 320 i
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BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 318 i
Easy tricks to help you to replace Anti-Friction Bearing, suspension strut support mounting on BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 320 i
BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 320 i
Anti-Friction Bearing, suspension strut support mounting removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 318 i
BMW 3 Saloon (E90) 318 i
Tools
Replacement: strut mount – BMW E90. List of the tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Combination spanner #13
Combination spanner #15
Combination spanner #18
Combination spanner #22
Drive socket # 13
Drive socket # 17
Drive socket # 18
Drive socket # 21
Torx bit T45
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Flat chisel
Hammer
Flat Screwdriver
Hydraulic strut spring compressor
Hydraulic transmission jack
Wheel chock
Fender cover
Replacement: strut mount – BMW E90. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • The replacement procedure is identical for the mounts of the left and right shock struts of the front suspension.
  • All mounts of the front shock struts should be replaced simultaneously.
  • Be sure to replace all self-locking nuts and bolts during installation.
  • Please note: all work on the car – BMW E90 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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