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BMW Repair Manual: 5 Series (E39): 1997 - 2003

Hardcover, 8 3/8 in. x 11 in.
Two volume set with 2072 pages
2667 photos, illustrations and diagrams
ISBN-13: 978-0-8376-1672-8

The BMW 5 Series (E39) Service Manual: 1997-2003 is a comprehensive source of service information and specifications for BMW 5 Series models from 1997 to 2003. The aim throughout this manual has been simplicity, clarity and completeness, with practical explanations, step-by-step procedures and accurate specifications. Whether you are a professional or a do-it-yourself BMW owner, this manual will help you understand, care for and repair your E39 5 Series.

Click here to view an excerpt from this manual:
Radiator and Cooling System - 170-19 Valley pan cover, replacing (M62 V8 engine)


Though the do-it-yourself BMW owner will find this manual indispensable as a source of detailed maintenance and repair information, the BMW owner who has no intention of working on his or her car will find that reading and owning this manual will make it possible to discuss repairs more intelligently with a professional technician.

Engines covered
  • 6-cylinder engines: M52, M52 TU, M54
  • V-8 engines: M62, M62 TU
Fuel injection systems covered:
  • Bosch M 5.2, M 5.2.1, ME 7.2
  • Siemens MS 41.0, MS 42.0, MS 43.0
Manual transmissions covered:
  • Getrag S5D 250G, S6S 420G
  • ZF S5D 320Z
Automatic transmissions covered:
  • A4S 270R, A4S 310R
  • A5S 360R, A5S 390R
  • A5S 325Z
  • A5S 560Z, A5S 440Z
Features:
  • Procedures from the basic oil change service to interpreting the Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL). This manual tells you what to do and how and when to do it.
  • Engine and cylinder head service, including camshaft timing chain setup and adjustment.
  • Information for specific driveability problems, including explanation of engine management systems and BMW OBD II Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs).
  • Theory of operation and repair information for the Siemens and Bosch engine management systems.
  • Drivetrain maintenance, troubleshooting, adjustment and repair of self-adjusting clutch (SAC), gearshift linkage, driveshaft, and drive axles.
  • Manual and automatic transmission removal, installation, seal replacement and external service.
  • System description and repair information for Antilock Brakes (ABS), Automatic Stability Control (ASC) and Dynamic Stability Control (DSC).
  • Heating and air conditioning repair (IHKA and IHKR), including component replacement.
  • Body adjustments and repairs, including sunroof and tailgate.
  • Wiring schematics and extensive electrical component section specifying relay, control module and ground locations with detailed illustrations and photos.
Additional technical content

For additional technical content for E39 platform BMW 5 Series models, visit our online technicallibrary by clicking below.
BMW 5 Series 1997-2003 (E39)

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  • SKU#: W0133-1909784
  • Brand: Bentley
  • Fit Note: BMW 5 Series (E39) Service Manual: 1997-2003
  • Language: English
  • Notes: This is a vehicle specific service manual
 
Fits the following BMW 540i Years:
  • 1997-2003 | All Engines | All Submodels
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"On initial read thru the electrical schematic section could use more functional detail. But overall it looks like most shop manuals and should do the job." posted by: No Nickname on January 9, 2014

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Bosch
Bosch is one of the largest global suppliers of automotive products, developing, manufacturing and supplying precision OE components and systems to vehicle manufacturers and the automotive aftermarket.
  • SKU#: W0133-1788201
  • Brand: Bosch
  • Fit Note: Production: 09/01/1998-, w/ DSC (Dynamic Stabilty Control) - It will be necessary to reset (flash) the computer., w/ DSC (Dynamic Stabilty Control) - It will be necessary to reset (flash) the computer.
 
Fits the following BMW 540i Years:
  • 1998-2003 | All Engines | All Submodels
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"Our local BMW dealer quoted a price for the product of $1,400 and we got a new, dealer qulaity part for arounf $400. It showed up a the house right on time and shipping was free." posted by: gear guy on September 24, 2009

"very satisfied with my purchase in both the price and the quality of the part I purchased. I recommend this company to all potential buyers based on my experience." posted by: lebita on April 21, 2009

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ATE Brakes
ATE of Germany is one of the largest Original Equipment brake system manufacturers in the world, supplying brake components that are installed as Original Equipment by many premier vehicle automakers.
  • SKU#: W0133-1635913
  • Brand: ATE
 
Fits the following BMW 540i Years:
  • 1994-1995 | All Engines | All Submodels
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ATE Brakes
ATE of Germany is one of the largest Original Equipment brake system manufacturers in the world, supplying brake components that are installed as Original Equipment by many premier vehicle automakers.
  • SKU#: W0133-1663435
  • Brand: ATE
  • Fit Note: Sedan
 
Fits the following BMW 540i Years:
  • 1997-2003 | All Engines | All Submodels
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ATE Brakes
ATE of Germany is one of the largest Original Equipment brake system manufacturers in the world, supplying brake components that are installed as Original Equipment by many premier vehicle automakers.

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  • SKU#: W0133-1635485
  • Brand: ATE
 
Fits the following BMW 540i Years:
  • 1994-2003 | All Engines | All Submodels