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This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 5 Touring (E39) 530 d, BMW 5 Touring (E39) 525 d View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to replace engine mount on BMW E39 Touring [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Engine Mount for 5 Touring (E39) and other BMW models
Tools
Replacement: engine mounts – BMW E39 touring. Tools you might need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
All-purpose cleaning spray
Copper grease
Torque wrench
Combination spanner #16
Drive socket # 16
Ratchet wrench
Hydraulic transmission jack
Replacement: engine mounts – BMW E39 touring. Tip from AUTODOC:
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: engine mounts – BMW E39 touring. Take the following steps:
  1. Step 1
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    Lift the car using a jack or place it over an inspection pit.
  2. Step 2
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    Unscrew the upper fastener of the engine mount. Use a combination spanner #16.
  3. Step 3
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    Detach the vacuum hose from the engine mount.
  4. Step 4
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    Clean the engine mount fasteners. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray.
  5. Step 5
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    Unscrew the lower fastener of the engine mount. Use a drive socket #16. Use a ratchet wrench.
  6. Step 6
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    Support the engine in the oil pan area. Use a hydraulic transmission jack.
  7. Step 7
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    Remove the engine mount.
    Replacement: engine mounts – BMW E39 touring. AUTODOC experts recommend:
    Carefully check the other engine mounts and replace them if necessary.
  8. Step 8
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    Clean the mounting seat of the engine mount. Use a wire brush. Use WD-40 spray. Use all-purpose cleaning spray.
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