1 Series E81 130i (N52K) 3-door
If necessary, insert new clamping ring (1) into front propeller
Release gaiter (1) with screwdriver from groove (2) and pull off
over longitudinal splines.
Apply a coating of grease to longitudinal splines on shaft.
Grease, refer to BMW Service Operating Fluids.
Push gaiter (1) during installation into groove (2) and make sure
it is firmly seated.
Observe markings and force front propeller shaft onto longitudinal
splines (markings must be flush).
Install special tool 00 7 500 between centre mount (1) and
universal joint (2).
Using a hydraulic press, force centre mount (1) off propeller
RA Replacing complete propeller shaft centre mount
BMW AG - TIS
Issue status (12/2007) Valid only until next DVD is issued
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