When to replace the Pollen Filter on your BMW 3 SERIES
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Pollen filter : 15000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 i xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 318 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 xd, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 323 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 xd, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 i xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 330 d xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 316 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 328 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 328 i xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 323 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 i xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 i xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 328 xi, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 320 d xDrive, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 335 i, BMW 3 Coupe (E92) 325 i xDrive View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change pollen filter / cabin filter on BMW 330i 3 (E92)  [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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Tools
Replacement: pollen filter – BMW E92. Tools you'll need:
Drive socket # 10
Ratchet wrench
Fender cover
Replacement: pollen filter – BMW E92. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • Replace the cabin filter at least once every six months, in early spring and autumn seasons.
  • Follow the terms, recommendations and requirements of the part operation provided by the manufacturer.
  • If the air flow into the cabin has sharply reduced, replace the filter before a scheduled maintenance.
  • Please note: all work on the car – BMW E92 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
  1. Step 1
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    Open the bonnet.
  2. Step 2
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    Use a fender protection cover to prevent damaging paintwork and plastic parts of the car.
  3. Step 3
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    Unscrew the fasteners of the cabin filter housing cover. Use a drive socket #8. Use a ratchet wrench.
  4. Step 4
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    Remove the cabin filter housing cover.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Replacement: pollen filter – BMW E92. Do not use excessive force when removing the part as this may damage it.
  5. Step 5
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    Release the cabin filter cover clips.
  6. Step 6
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    Remove the cabin filter.
    Replacement: pollen filter – BMW E92. Professionals recommend:
    Do not attempt to clean and reuse the filter - it will affect the quality of air cleaning inside the car.
  7. Step 7
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    Clean the cabin filter housing and cover.
    Replacement: pollen filter – BMW E92. Tip from AUTODOC experts:
    Remove any debris from the cabin filter housing carefully to prevent contamination of the ventilation duct.
  8. Step 8
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    Install the cabin filter to its mounting seat. Make sure you hear a click indicating that it is locked in place.
    AUTODOC recommends:
    Follow the air flow direction arrow on the filter.Replacement: pollen filter – BMW E92. Be sure to position the filtering element correctly. Avoid misalignment.Take care to only use quality filters.
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