How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

Let’s take like the example BMW 5 series E39

First of all, car brakes are one of the most important operational safety features for your car.

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

Let’s get started

1. Select a flat surface and put the car in gear

2. open the brake fluid expansion tank under the hood and check level
need didnot close him

3. Loosen the bolts on the wheel

4. lift your car with via jack and put something for safety

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

5. Turn off bolts and remove a wheel

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

6. Remove the bracket with a screwdriver

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

7.On the back of the caliper there are guide bolts that secure the caliper, they are protected by caps (anthers), remove the caps

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)
How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)
How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

The same on the bottom of the caliper, pull out both plugs (anthers)

8. Disconnect the brake linings wear sensor

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

If you see this inscription on the dashboard, then do not be afraid to damage the sensor, it is already damaged and needs to be replaced.

The car has 2 sensors, one located on the front left axis of the car, the other on the rear right

9. Unscrew the caliper guides

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)
How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

10. Remove the caliper

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

11. Wipe brake cylinder; WD-40 can be applied

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

12. Pour a little engine oil under the cylinder with a syringe

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

13. Push the cylinder

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)
How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

14. Remove the brake disc and put on a new one.

15. Put brackets

16. Insert new linings

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)
How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

17. Put the caliper in place

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

18.Install a new sensor
It should be inserted into the lining like this

How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)
How to change brake linings and wear sensor in BMW (For example, BMW E39)

19.Secure the caliper with the guide bolts

20.Add maximum brake fluid to the brake fluid expansion tank

What linings and brake discs to buy for BMW?

We recommend ATE

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