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BMW X5 - G05 (2018 – present) Front Bumper Removal

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BMW X5 - G05 (2018 – present) Front Bumper Removal

Here's how to remove the front bumper cover. Preliminary Work Undo front ornamental grille (1) out of latch mechanisms (2). Release front ornamental grille (1) forwards from the remaining latch mechanisms. Disconnect any plug connection and remove front ornamental grille (1). ▶ Partially removing the front wheel arch trim Release wheel arch trim (1) in area of bumper panel from latch mechanisms (2). Remove screws (arrows). Guide out the front section of wheel arch cover (1) partially. Main Work Loosen screws (1). NOTICE Perform the operations on the left and right side. Loosen screws (1). Release bumper panel (2) from...

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BMW X5 - G05 (2018 – present) Rear Bumper Removal

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BMW X5 - G05 (2018 – present) Rear Bumper Removal

Here's how to remove the rear bumper cover. Preliminary Work Reach behind backrest side section (1) from above and unclip it forwards from mounting element (2). Remove backrest side section (1) in the upward direction from the guide. See additional information. Release trim (1). Loosen screw (2). Reach behind backrest side section (1) from above and unclip it forwards from mounting element (2). Unlock plug connection (3) and disconnect. Remove backrest side section (1) upwards from the guide. Version A: Lever the illuminated sill trim (1) upwards out of latch mechanisms (2) using a suitable tool. Disconnect the plug connection...

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BMW X5 E70 Rear Bumper Cover

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BMW X5 E70 Rear Bumper Cover

Prep: Rear wheel arch, remove the plastic rivets holding the liner outer edges. Remove tail lights and reflector lights. Here's how to remove the rear bumper. Using plastic pry tool, peel back the wheel well molding to locate screws holding the bumper. Repeat on opposite side. The bottom portion is held together by (6) screws. Remove the screws behind the reflectors. The entire bumper's top portion is held by clips. So gently unclip and separate starting from tail light.

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BMW X5 E70 Front Bumper Cover

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BMW X5 E70 Front Bumper Cover

Prep: remove the (4) screws holding the skid plate at the bottom of bumper. Here's how to remove the bumper. Front of the radiator, open hood and locate the (5) screws holding the bumper's top portion. Gently peel back the liners to locate and remove the screws holding the two sides. Now bumper should only be held by clips. So start unclipping the top portion underneath headlights. To make unclipping easier, remove the two grills by fog lights.  

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