1 Series E81 130i (N52K) 3-door
access by other persons.
Individual components must never be repaired. Instead, always replace them.
Do not treat airbag system components with cleaning agents or grease.
Components of the airbag system must not be exposed to temperatures in excess of 75
Airbag system components, including electronic diagnostic components, which have been dropped from heights in
excess of 0.5 m must not be reinstalled in the vehicles.
Before installing, subject airbag system components (including electronic diagnostic components) to a visual
inspection for damage and replace if necessary.
Airbag system components may only be electrically tested while they are installed and only with the BMW
diagnostic system / DIS.
Danger of injury: The airbag module may only be set down with the airbag itself facing upwards. Otherwise the
generator will be thrown upwards if it is fired.
Do not point the firing pellet of a gas generator at other persons.
Components with gas generators must not be fired while they are removed. They must be disposed of by special
disposal companies or returned to BMW in the packaging of the new components.
When carrying out straightening and welding work with an electric welder:
Cover negative terminal (post)
Avoid all contact with the skin when removing a fired airbag module - wear gloves. Wash with water after contact
with the skin.
Components with gas generators must be sent off in the packaging of the new components.
Observe the regulations of the relevant trade supervisory authority and the applicable national regulations.
RA Safety regulations for handling components with gas generators
BMW AG - TIS
Issue status (12/2007) Valid only until next DVD is issued
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