When to replace the Wiper Blades on your BMW 5 SERIES
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Wiper blade : 12 month
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 545 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) M5, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 535 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 523 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 540 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 550 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 xi, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 xi, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 xd, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 535 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 xi, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 523 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 xd, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 xi, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 535 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 xd, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 i xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 i xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 545 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 550 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 540 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 535 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 523 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 528 i xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530 xi, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 525 i View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change wipers blades / window wipers BMW E60 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Wiper Blades for 5 Saloon (E60) and other BMW models
Replacement: windshield wipers – BMW E60. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • Always replace front wiper blades together. It will ensure efficient and uniform cleaning of the windshield.
  • Don't confuse the wiper blades of the driver and passenger side.
  • The replacement procedure for both wiper blades is identical.
  • Please note: all work on the car – BMW E60 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
    How to change Wiper Blades on BMW E60 2001 - free PDF and video manuals
    Prepare the new windscreen wipers.
  2. Step 2
    How to replace BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 530d 3.0 2002 Wiper Blades - step-by-step manuals and video guides
    Pull the wiper arm away from the glass surface until it stops.
  3. Step 3
    BMW E60 525d 2.5 2003 Wiper Blades replacement: free workshop manuals
    Press the clip.
  4. Step 4
    Changing Wiper Blades on BMW 5 Saloon (E60) 520i 2.2 2004 by yourself
    Remove the blade from the wiper arm.
    Replacement: windshield wipers – BMW E60. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    When replacing the wiper blade, take caution to prevent the spring-loaded wiper arm from hitting the glass.
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