Fire extinguisher retrofit kit BMW 3 Series (E46), X5 (E53) and Z4 (E85)

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BMW Installation Instructions

Fire extinguisher retrofit kit BMW 3 Series (E46), X5 (E53) and Z4 (E85)

The installation time is approx. 0.5 hours, but this may vary depending on the condition of the car and the equipment in it.

Retrofit/Installation kit No.

82 27 9 413 886
82 27 0 009 925

Issue date: 10.2001

Contents

Section

Important information
1. Preparations
2. To install the fire extinguisher
3. Concluding work

Important information

The retrofit kit is for use within the BMW dealership organisation only.

Installation information

The tightening torque values for screw connections must be adhered to, they are set out in the Technical Information System (TIS).

All work is shown using a left-hand drive vehicle. On RHD cars some work must be completed the opposite way round.

All work is shown on a manual sport seat.

On cars with manual sport seats the fire extinguisher is to be installed with its handle on the right. On all other cars the handle is to be positioned on the left.

The fire extinguished can only be installed on the driver’s seat.

Target group

The target group for these installation instructions is specialist personnel trained on BMW cars with specialist knowledge of vehicle electrical systems.

Work:

All servicing, repair and installation work on BMW cars is completed at your own risk.

All work must be completed using the latest BMW repair manuals and circuit diagrams in a rational order using the prescribed tools (special tools) and observing current health and safety regulations.

Special tools required

Blind hole tap M6

1.Preparations

The following components must be removed first of all: TIS instruction No.
Driver seat 52 14 00 – E46

52 14 00 – E53

52 13 00 – E85

2.To install the fire extinguisher

Fire extinguisher retrofit kit BMW 3 Series (E46), X5 (E53) and Z4 (E85)

[1] Tap M6 threads in the existing holes (1).

Fire extinguisher retrofit kit BMW 3 Series (E46), X5 (E53) and Z4 (E85)

[2] Tap M6 threads in the existing holes (1) on the bracket (2).

Screw the bracket (2) to the underside of the seat frame (4) using Torx screws M6x12 (3).

Fire extinguisher retrofit kit BMW 3 Series (E46), X5 (E53) and Z4 (E85)

Insert the strap (1) into the holder (2).

Screw the holder to the bracket using a Torx screw M6x12 (3).

Fire extinguisher retrofit kit BMW 3 Series (E46), X5 (E53) and Z4 (E85)

Insert the fire extinguisher (1) into the holder and secure it with the strap (2).

3.Concluding work

Fire extinguisher retrofit kit BMW 3 Series (E46), X5 (E53) and Z4 (E85)

– Affix the sticker in a suitable position.

– Install the driver’s seat

The procedure for removing and handling the fire extinguisher is described in the owner’s manual supplied with the fire extinguisher.

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