REMOVING AND INSTALLING
FUEL TANK

Open tank flap.
Unscrew cap and drain tank.
Take off rubber cover (1).

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Remove cover (2) from trunk floor plate.
Detach hoses (3 and 4).
Hose (3) to fuel pump.
Hose (4) to return line.

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Disconnect wire plug (5).

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Remove mounting bolts (6 and 7) from straps.
Lower tank slightly.

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Pull off vent or overflow hoses.

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Installation: Check rubber, replacing if necessary.

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From model '83
REMOVING AND INSTALLING
FUEL TANK
Empty fuel tank with a scavenging pump** or,
if necessary, drain through drain plug.
Caution!
Conform with safety regulations when
draining and filling fuel tank.
Tightening torque*.

** Source: HWB (= Division of BMW) product range


Siehe auch * See Specifications
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Open tank flap.
Unscrew cap and drain tank.
Lift off rubber cover (1).

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Remove trunk mat.
Remove cover (2) on trunk floor plate.
Installation:
Check gasket (3), replacing if necessary.
Pull off plugs (4 and 5).
Detach hose (6) to fuel pump and hose (7) to
return line.
Use new hose clamps.

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Detach guards (8 and 9).

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Unscrew cover in left rear wheel house.

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Loosen hose clamps.
Pull off vent houses.
Installation:
Use new hose clamps.
Route hoses in holders.

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Remove mounting bolts (10 and 11) on straps.
Disconnect straps at front and remove.
Installation:
Check strap lines, replacing if necessary.
Lower tank carefully and support from
underneath.

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Installation:
Check rubber liner, replacing if necessary.

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