BMW 5 Series E39

since 1996-2001 release

Repair and operation of the car



BMW E39
+ Introduction
+ 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
   - Coupling
      Removal, installation and check of coupling
      Removal of air from a coupling hydraulic actuator
      Removal and installation of the mechanism of switching off of coupling
      Removal and installation of the working cylinder of coupling
   + Power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment
+ System of onboard diagnostics





Removal and installation of the mechanism of switching off of coupling

Noise in the bearing of switching off of coupling in the switched-off state, i.e. at the pressed pedal of coupling indicates existence of damage to the bearing.

 REMOVAL

1. Remove the check point, address the Section Removal and the RKPP and AT installation.

2. Remove the bearing of switching off of coupling (1) from main shaft RKPP. Take out the lever of switching off (4) from a bracket (5).

3. Check a hand the coupling switching off bearing. For this purpose slightly squeeze it and turn. It has to rotate easily. Otherwise replace it.


 INSTALLATION

1. Clear the lever and slightly grease with Molykote Longtherm lubricant 2 surfaces of sliding (F).

2. If the bracket (5) and a sharovy finger (6) have damages, replace them.

At RKPP S6S 420G the bracket and a sharovy finger have to be replaced surely. The RKPP type is specified in the lower line of designation. Designation can be on the following places: below in the RKPP center, in the bottom of a casing and on the extender RKPP on the left side.

3. Wipe the directing plug (7). Do not grease the plug with lubricant. Otherwise the bearing can jam on the plug.

4. Put on the lever of switching off of coupling with the bearing main shaft RKPP and fix by a bracket.

5. Clear the surfaces of sliding (2) bearings. Do not wash out it gasoline. The surfaces of sliding (2) bearings have to adjoin to the surfaces of sliding (3) levers, see иллюстр. 4.2.

7. Establish RKPP, address the Section Removal and the RKPP and AT installation.