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
   Removal and RKPP and AT installation
   Removal and installation of the lever of gear shifting
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment
+ System of onboard diagnostics





Manual transmission

Specifications

Separate characteristics are provided also in the text of the Head and in case of obligation of their performance are highlighted in bold type


Characteristic

Value

Design

5-or 6-staged, all transfers are synchronized forward.

RKPP oil

 

      •  Type

ATF, for example:
Esso ATF Dexron D-21065
Shell ATF Dexron II D-21666
Mobil ATF 220 D-20104
Total Dexron II D-20356

About a possibility of use of oils of other brands it is necessary to consult at specialists of BMW.

      •  Volume

 

          ••  520i

1.1 l

          ••  523i, 528i, 535i, 525tds

1.2 l

          ••  540i

1.75 l

          ••  520i, 523i, 528i, 535i, 525tds

1.0 l

          ••  540i

1.2 l

Efforts of tightening of threaded connections

The moments of an inhaling of fixture are given in the text of the Head and on some illyustratsiyakh*.
* The moments of an inhaling highlighted in the text in bold type are subject to exact observance; efforts which are not highlighted in bold type are given only approximately

Characteristic

Value

Bolts of Torx of fastening of RKPP to the engine

 

      •  M8

25 Nanometer

      •  M10

45 Nanometer

      •  M12

70 Nanometer

Bolts of Torx of fastening of RKPP to the engine

 

      •  M8

25 Nanometer

      •  M10

50 Nanometer

      •  M12

80 Nanometer

RKPP cross-piece

25 Nanometer

Stopper of a jellied mouth of RKPP oil

50 Nanometer

Drain and jellied traffic jams of oil of the main transfer

50 Nanometer

General information

The manual box of gear shifting can be removed without removal of the engine. Removal of RKPP is necessary when coupling is removed or if it is replaced with new or is under repair. In the present manual only removal of the power unit is described. Repair of RKPP has to be carried out in conditions HUNDRED.