BMW X3 2005

Brake Disc (Rotor)


Removal & Installation

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

    Wheel and tire
    The brake caliper mounting bolts
    The brake caliper as an assembly and position to the side with a wire
    The brake disc retaining bolt
    The brake disc rotor

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    Fig. Removal of brake disc rotor retaining bolt



To install:

  1. Install the following:

    Brake disc retaining bolt. Tighten to 12 ft. lbs. (16 Nm)
    Brake disc rotor
    Brake caliper as an assembly. Tighten the bolts to 81 ft. lbs. (110 Nm)
    Install wheel. Tighten bolts to 103 ft. lbs. (140 Nm)