BMW X3 2005

Removal & Installation


  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Ground cable of battery
    Intake duct
    Electric connection to fan
    Unlock 2 clips at top of fan cowl and remove
    Lift out expansion rivet (1)
    Release screw (2)
    Remove fan cowl (3) towards top

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    Fig. Illustrated engine fan removal



To install:

  1. Install or connect the following:

    Engine fan cowl into place
    Release screw (2). Tighten
    Tighten 2 clips at top of fan cowl
    Electric connection to engine fan
    Intake duct
    Ground cable battery