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BMW 5-Series (1981 - 1991)

BMW 5-Series 1981-1991

Complete coverage for your vehicle

Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a BMW 5-Series, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your BMW 5-Series. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your BMW 5-Series can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive.

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What's covered

What's covered: 

BMW 3- and 5-Series Petrol (81 - 91) up to J 3-Series (E30) 316, 316i, 318i, 320i, 325i; Saloon, Touring and Convertible (83 - 91, up to H).
5-Series (E28) 518, 518i, 525i, 528i, 535i, M535i; Saloon (81 - 88, up to F).
5-Series (E34) 518i, 520i, 525i, 530i, 535i; Saloon and Touring (88 - 91, F to J).
Petrol: 1.6 litre (1596cc) 1.8 litre (1766 and 1795cc) 2.0 litre (1990cc) 2.5 litre (2494cc) 2.8 litre (2788cc) 3.0 litre (2986cc) and 3.5 litre (3430cc) SOHC.


Does NOT cover models with DOHC, V8 or Diesel engines, or 4x4.For other 3- and 5-series models see manuals no. 0276, 0632, 0815, 1560 or 3210.

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