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2006 BMW 530XI CAR/TRUCK REPAIR PROCEDURES AND DIAGRAMS - WHAT BMW REPAIR SHOPS DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW

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    FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    BMW -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except X3 & Z4 -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Models w/Fitting Or Union Bolt Connection -> Models w/Fuel Hose Connection -> Removal & Installation
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

    After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

    Fuel System Pressure Relief

    • Obtain the vehicle owner's radio theft protection code.
    • Remove the fuel pump relay(s).
    • Start the engine and allow it to stall.
    • Crank engine for 10 seconds to ensure the fuel pressure has been...

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    DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> Front -> Rear
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    Front

    Do not move vehicle with engine power once driveline shaft has been removed.

    • Remove rear underbody protection from assemblies.
    • Remove underbody protection at center.
    • Remove bolts transmission companion flange.
    • Remove bolts centering mount flange.
    • Remove front driveline.
    • Reverse procedure to install, noting...

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    TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM PROCEDURES FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    Component Replacement -> 1997-2003 -> Installation -> Removal -> Tire Pressure Sensor -> TPMS Antenna -> TPMS Control Module
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    Tire Pressure Sensor

    Removal
    • Dismount tire using suitable tire machine ensuring not to damage tire pressure sensor.
    • Remove the Torx screw, then the tire pressure sensor.
    • Release valve stem union nut using removal tool No. 00 2 190, or equivalent Fig. .
    • Remove washer from wheel.
    Installation
    • Install new Torx screw on tire pressure sensor, then twist new valve stem by hand approximately three turns. Do not tighten Torx screw, sensor and valve stem must be loosely joined together.
    • Install the tire pressure sensor on wheel. Ensure the radial bore for gripping on the circumference of t...

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    STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    Alternator, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    • Disconnect battery ground cable.
    • Twist and carefully pull idle speed sensor connector.
    • Loosen clamp and detach air intake hose then unfasten hose clips.
    • Release air cleaner housing with mass air flow sensor. Separate air cleaner housing from mass air flow sensor.
    • Remove nuts using suitable tool securing fan clutch. Fan cowl may need to be removed to gain access to fan clutch assembly.
    • Remove fan and clutch from coolant pump to remove. Turn fan clutch nuts clockwise to remove because of lefthand threads.
    • Loosen tensioner nut and rotate or lift belt tensioner arm clockwise, using a ...

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    CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    Cabin Air Filter Service -> BMW -> 2004-05 645 & 2006-07 525, 530 & 2006-09 550, 650, M5, M6 & 2008-09 528 & 535
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    The service interval is determined by the service indicator.

    • Open the hood.
    • Rotate the quick release fastener 90° counterclockwise, Fig. .
    • Release the retainer located at the side of the cabin air filter cover, the r...

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    MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    BMW -> Service Interval Indicator -> 2004-09 5 Series Except M5 & X5
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    • Press and hold the reset button located at the top lefthand side of the instrument cluster for 10 seconds.
    • A four line menu should appear on the speedometer display. First line is the Back function followed by three service and maintenance items.
    • A ! symbol indicates the service or maintenance item can be reset. An 0 symbol indicates the item cannot be reset. The first 20% of the service or maintenance interval is protected against accidental or premature reset.
    • Use the Reset button or lower axial FAS butt...

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    RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    Lower

    • Drain coolant into a suitable container.
    • Reposition hose clamp at radiator and remove hose.
    • Reposition hose clamp at water pump and remove hose.
    • Remove hose from vehicle.
    • Reverse procedure to i...

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    SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    • Remove fan cowl with electric fan.
      • On models equipped with automatic transmissiondetach cooler for automatic transmission from fan cowl.
      • Unclip line from fan cowl.
      • Detach cable strap from fan cowl, then release bolt.
      • Unlock catch from front of fan cowl then remove fan cowl t...

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    COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    Component location diagrams for most 2006 BMW 530XI cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

    Instrument Panel Components Diagram for 2006 BMW 530XI  3.0 L6 GASInstrument Panel Components Diagram for 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Connector X-12
  • A3
  • A149a
  • Connector X-10318
  • Body Components Diagram for 2006 BMW 530XI  3.0 L6 GASBody Components Diagram for 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Connector X-1653
  • B75
  • A139
  • Connector X-14023
  • Connector X-14024
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 2006 BMW 530XI cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    2006 BMW 530XI  3.0 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • RH Rear Solenoid Valve
  • Compressor
  • Air Suspension Compressor Relay
  • LH Rear Solenoid Valve
  • LH Rear Level Sensor
  • 2006 BMW 530XI  3.0 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Basic Body Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 2006 BMW 530XI cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Tools and Equipment
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: Tools and Equipment
    Vehicle: 2006 BMW 530XI 3.0 L6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2006 BMW 530XI AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 2006 BMW 530XI 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 2006 BMW 530XI 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 2006 BMW 530XI 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 2006 BMW 530XI 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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