BMW 5 Series E39

since 1996-2001 release

Repair and operation of the car

+ 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
- Suspension bracket and steering
   + Forward suspension bracket
   - Back suspension bracket
      Air shock-absorber of a back suspension bracket
      Removal and installation of the back shock-absorber
      Dismantling of a depreciation rack
   + Steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment
+ System of onboard diagnostics

Dismantling of a depreciation rack

Installation of the shock-absorber and spring of a back suspension bracket is made similar to installation of the shock-absorber and a spring of a forward suspension bracket, address the Section Dismantling of a Depreciation Rack / Shock-absorber. Removal and installation of a screw spring.


1. At assembly of a back depreciation rack it is necessary to pay attention to that the carving finger (1) of a support lay flush with an opening of a rubber support (2) and on the contrary plugs.

2. Tighten a nut of fastening of a support on a shock-absorber rod the moment of 25 Nanometers