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Jacking - vehicle support BMW 5-Series 2003 - 2010 Petrol 523i - 2.5

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BMW 5-Series 2003 - 2010  | 523i - 2.5 Jacking - vehicle support

  • time 0.5 hours
  • difficulty 2
ALWAYS support the trolley jack with axle stands placed at the specified jacking points
As well as handbrake ON, place the car in FIRST gear, always chock the wheel diagonally opposite to the one you are jacking, to prevent any movement of the car
If you intend removing a wheel, always loosen the wheel nuts BEFORE you jack the car
Always use a hydraulic trolley jack, never use your emergency jack supplied with the car
Using the jacking locations as specified in your handbook, carefully raise the car using the trolley jack. ALWAYS support the trolley jack with axle stands placed at the specified jacking points