When to replace the Fuel Filter on your BMW 5 SERIES
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Fuel filter : 12 month / 15000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 525 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 525 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 530 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 525 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 530 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 535 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 535 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 530 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 530 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) M 550 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 518 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 525 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 518 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 518 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 518 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d xDrive, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 535 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 520 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 525 d, BMW 5 Saloon (F10) 530 d View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.
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All the parts you need to replace – Fuel Filter for 5 Saloon (F10) and other BMW models
Tools
Replacement: fuel filter – BMW 5 (F10, F18). Tools you need:
All-purpose cleaning spray
Drive socket # 10
Torx bit T40
Ratchet wrench
Fluid container
Flat Screwdriver
Replacement: fuel filter – BMW 5 (F10, F18). Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Ensure adequate ventilation of the workplace. Fuel vapors are poisonous.
  • Please note: all work on the car – BMW 5 (F10, F18) – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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