E39 series BMW 5

since 1996-2001 of release

Repair and car operation

+ Introduction
+ Maintenance instruction
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Manual transmission
- Automatic transmission
   Removal and installation of automatic transmission
   Adjustment of a drive of gear shifting
   Check of level and replacement of oil of automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ electric equipment Schemes
+ System of onboard diagnostics

Check of level and replacement of oil of automatic transmission

ATF oil is usually replaced only at AT repair. In the presence of a leakage it is necessary to check its level.
The volume of replaced oil makes about 3.3 l.

Apply only the oils resolved by manufacturer. It is necessary to apply the oils given in Specifications. About possibility of application of other oils it is necessary to consult on HUNDRED.

At replacement of oil it is necessary to observe special purity. Even insignificant pollution leads to AT failure.

Without AT filling with oil operation of the engine is not admissible. Also car towage without filled with AT oil is not admissible.


1. Check of level of oil is possible with the help щупа BMW.
2. Signs of too high level of oil: strong foaming, loss, increase of its temperature at fast movement of the car, an oil exit through an opening for AT ventilation.
3. Signs of too low level of oil: clicking of AT valves, foaming, engine prokruchivaniye, general functional violations.

Oil replacement


1. Pass on the car of 15 km to warm up AT.
2. Lift and establish the car on supports so that it occupied horizontal situation. Remove the bottom guard of an impellent compartment address to the Section Removal and installation of the bottom guard of an impellent compartment.

3. Unscrew a drain stopper (1) pallet of a case. Collect merging oil. If oil has a burned smell and a blackish shade, AT demands repair.

Hand over old oil in reception point. At all do not utilize it with a household waste.

4. Unscrew a jellied stopper.
5. Wrap a drain stopper with a new sealing ring. The moment of an inhaling makes 15 Nanometers.
6. Fill in in AT oil to edge of a jellied stopper. Surpluses of oil clean.
7. Start the engine. The AT selector should be in the family way “P”. Include external lighting. The number of turns of idling thus will increase.
8. Once again add ATF so that it was to edge of a jellied mouth.
9. Wrap a stopper of a jellied opening (2) with a new sealing ring. The moment of an inhaling makes 100 Nanometers.
10. Several times switch the selector of transfers to all provisions on the idling engine.
11. Check oil level on HUNDRED BMW firms.