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
- Brake system
   Anti-blocking system
   Removal and installation of front brake shoes
   Removal and installation of a brake disk / support of a forward brake
   Removal and installation of back brake shoes
   Removal and installation of back brake supports
   Removal and installation of a brake disk of back wheels
   Measurement of thickness of a brake disk
   Brake fluid
   Removal of air from the brake system
   Replacement of brake pipelines
   Replacement of a forward brake hose
   Check of the vacuum amplifier of a brake
   Removal and installation of brake shoes of the parking brake
   Adjustment of the parking brake
   Removal and installation of the lever of the parking brake
   Removal and installation of a cable of the parking brake
   Check and replacement of the switch of a stoplight
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment
+ System of onboard diagnostics





Removal and installation of a cable of the parking brake

 REMOVAL

1. Remove brake shoes.

2. Remove the lock of blocks. For this purpose take out a finger (1).
3. Disconnect a cable support, having turned off for this purpose bolts (2).

4. Disconnect a cable and extend it from a protective tube.


 INSTALLATION

1. Lay a cable to the lever of a brake and a back wheel.

Inserting a cable into a protective tube you watch that the tube adjoined to a support.

2. Hook on a cable for a plastic clip.

3. Insert a support into a cable and fix at a brake board by two bolts (2).

4. Establish all details of a brake, see illustrations in the Section Removal and installation of brake shoes of the parking brake.
5. Install the brake lever.
6. Adjust a brake.