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E39 (1997 - 2003)
The BMW 5-Series (E39 chassis) was introduced in the United States as a 1997 model year car and lasted until the 2004 when the E60 chassis was released. The United States saw several variations including the 525i, 528i, 530i and 540i. -- View the E39 Wiki

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Old 01-26-2014, 11:39 AM
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hello community.....i need help

I am the orignal owner of a 2002 530i....things are breaking down on car I hope to learn some DIY from the community. The low beam on my headlight is burn outed. I cant seem to find a way to take the old bulb out? Ant insight on how to remove the low beam bulb is appreciated.
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Old 01-26-2014, 11:43 AM
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I am the orignal owner of a 2002 530i....things are breaking down on car I hope to learn some DIY from the community. The low beam on my headlight is burn outed. I cant seem to find a way to take the old bulb out? Ant insight on how to remove the low beam bulb is appreciated.
Typing /headlight or /bulb f3 in the bestlinks nets the DIY for replacing the bulbs ...
- How to physically remove the headlights (1) & how to twist out the headlight bulbs (1) (2) (3) including HIDs (1)

See also:
- How to cross reference all light bulbs for any BMW E39 including for the headlights, stoplights, backup, blinkers, dome, vanity, side markers, licplate, parking, fog, trunk/boot, glovebox, etc. (1)
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Old 01-26-2014, 11:55 AM
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thx for info>>search forum and found the solution
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