BMW 5 Series E39

since 1996-2001 release

Repair and operation of the car

- Introduction
   Cars of the BMW brand of the 5th series - the summary
   Identification numbers of the car
   Acquisition of spare parts
   Technology of service, tool and equipment of a workplace
   Poddomkrachivaniye and towage
   Start of the engine from the auxiliary power supply
   Checks of readiness of the car for operation
   Automobile chemicals, oils and lubricants
   Diagnostics of malfunctions
+ Maintenance instruction
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Cooling systems, heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment
+ System of onboard diagnostics


Identification numbers of the car

Company plate

The company plate with passport data of the car is located under a cowl on the right sidewall, and in certain cases on the left top part of a lobby панели*.

The data specified on the company plate and also serial number have to correspond to the data provided in documents on the car.

At inquiries, subsequent checks and a request of spare parts it is necessary to refer to passport data of the car.

Serial number of the car

Number is beaten out on a cup in the top part of the right depreciation rack (on an illustration it is shown by an arrow).