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2002 BMW 530I CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT BMW REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Manual A/C & Heater System Diagnosis & Testing -> A/C System Diagnosis & Testing -> Air Conditioning System Test -> Compressor Does Not Run w/Equal Inlet & Outlet Pressures -> High Inlet & Normal Outlet Pressure -> High Intake & Outlet Pressure -> Low Inlet & High Outlet Pressure -> Low Inlet & Normal Outlet Pressure -> Pressure Test
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

Air Conditioning System Test

  • Connect Diagnosis & Information System (DIC) or MoDIC or equivalent, and display evaporator temperature.
  • Position suitable thermometer with separate gauge approximately two inches under roof liner even with B-pillar.
  • Heat vehicle interior noting the following:
    • Ensure A/C button is not activated.
    • Close all windows and doors.
    • Select recirculated air mode.
    • Select air distribution mode for footwell and defrosting.
    • Select maximum temperature setting.
    • Select maximum fan st...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Brake Pad Service -> Front -> Pads, Replace -> Rear
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

Pads, Replace

Front
  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove front tire and wheel assemblies.
  • Remove retaining spring.
  • Disconnect brake pad wear indicator connector from lefthand side of caliper.
  • Remove plastic plugs and remove brake hose out from bracket.
  • Remove guide bolts and lift brake caliper toward vehicle rear.
  • Remove brake pads and suspend caliper aside with suitable wire.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following:
    • Turn caliper piston back into bore using fixture tool No. 34 1 050, or equivalent.
    • Inspect fluid level and bleed brake system as required.
    • Replace dust sleeve a...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Fuel Filter Scheduled Maintenance -> 1999-06
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

Inspection interval is determ...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> REAR
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

REAR

  • On models equipped with air suspension, proceed as follows:
    • Remove air supply system fuse.
    • Disconnect distributor block lines.
  • On all models, raise and support vehicle, then remove rear tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove rear axle carrier.
  • Remove output shaft to transmission m...

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TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

Diagnosis & Testing -> Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Clearing Diagnostic Trouble Codes -> Diagnostic Trouble Code Identification
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

Accessing Diagnostic Trouble Codes

Connect a suitable scan tool the DLC (Data Link Connector). Follow the scan tool manufacturers instructions.

Diagnostic Trouble Code Identificati...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

  • Disconnect Crankshaft Position (CKP) sensor electrical connector.
  • Remove nuts and disconnect starter motor electrical connectors.
  • Remove mounting bolts and starter mo...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> BMW -> 1996-2005 5 Series
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

Service interval is determined by the service indicator.

  • Open the hood.
  • Turn quick-release fastener approximately, 90° counterclockwise. Unlatch the cabin air filter cover retainers.
  • Remove the cabin air fi...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Anti-Lock Brake System Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

The Anti-Lock warning lamp is used to warn of a system fault. It will be lit during engine start-up, but should go out when the self-diagnostic system determines that the system is functioning properly. If the ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

Heater Hose, Replace -> Inlet -> Outlet
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

Inlet

  • Drain coolant into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp at heater core and remove hose.
  • Reposition hose clamp at heater control valve and remove hose.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure ...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

  • If reusing belt, mark belt with rotational direction for installation alignment.
  • Lock belt pulley in position using suitable holding tool, then remove water pump fan clutch mounting nut using suitable wrench. Nut has lefthan...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 2002 BMW 530I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

In Head Lining, Front Diagram for 2002 BMW 530I  3.0 L6 GASIn Head Lining, Front Diagram for 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Interior Lamp
  • Reading Lamp
  • Reading Lamp Connector
  • E34
  • X336
  • In Lift Gate Diagram for 2002 BMW 530I  3.0 L6 GASIn Lift Gate Diagram for 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • X13268
  • Trunk Lid Lamp Connector
  • Intermittent Wash Control Unit Connector
  • Intermittent Wipe Control Unit Connector
  • X1739
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2002 BMW 530I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2002 BMW 530I  3.0 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Driver Door Module
  • Center Console Switch
  • Driver Door Switch Block
  • Safety And Gateway Module
  • 2002 BMW 530I  3.0 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Airbag Indicator Lamp
  • Passenger Airbag Deactivation Switch
  • Car Access
  • Crash Safety Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2002 BMW 530I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Tools and Equipment
    Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: Tools and Equipment
    Vehicle: 2002 BMW 530I 3.0 L6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2002 BMW 530I AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2002 BMW 530I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 2002 BMW 530I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 2002 BMW 530I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 2002 BMW 530I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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