1 Series E81 130i (N52K) 3-door
63 21 180
Removing and installing/replacing left or right
Read and comply with notes on protection against
electrostatic damage (ESD protection).
Necessary preliminary tasks:
Remove rear light cover from luggage compartment wheel
Luggage compartment wheel arch trim shown removed for
purposes of clarity.
Disconnect plug connection (1).
Remove socket housing.
Unscrew nuts (3, 4, 5). Tightening torque 63 21 1AZ
Remove rear light (2) in outward direction from rear light base.
Make sure rubber buffer (6) is correctly seated on side
panel, rubber buffer (6) must be stuck to marking (V) on
Observe tightening sequence:
Tighten nut (3)
Tighten nut (4)
Tighten nut (5)
Make sure gap (outer) is uniform all round between rear
light (2) and side panel.
Replace sealing frame for rear light
RA Removing and installing/replacing left or right rear light
BMW AG - TIS
Issue status (12/2007) Valid only until next DVD is issued
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