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I'm trying to change the air filter in a e91 320 diesel m47t2 engine.I know how to remove the polen fitter and shelf and can loosen the air filter cover but can't get it to lift off because of the strut braces. Have these to be removed to lift the cover off the air filter housing? Thanks Derek

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Details are shown in the Bentley Manual. It's behind the front console and accessed from the passenger footwell area. Let me know if you still need help with this.

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is this a diesel? if so you have got air in the system there is a bleeding system you should follow after filter change which normally involves switching ignition on/off 6or 8 times with few secs in between with ign on to bleed air from system if it got a electric fuel delivery!. or if its mechanical a vacuum prime pump is needed which may be a dealer bit of kit which ever it is dont try and start until the air has been removed. you must not get air in to tha high pressur side. i suspect @2008 it will be common rail system and can cause major probs if you get air in the high pressure side not easy to advise you dont say what engine you have. if its petrol then changing the fuel filter should not cause a prob if fitted correctly,if its common rail diesel and you have got air in the high pressure side you have to slacken the high pressure pipes and keep cranking the engine to exclude the air after 1st bleeding the low pressue side of the system then retighten the pipes. but any high pressure pipes loosened should be renewed they are normally one use only and could leak if not good luck

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Part number: 4B0819439C.
Filter element (dust and polen filter) with odor and harmful substances filltration. Placed on the right side of the car, (engine bonnet raised), under cover plate for water box (also for battery box), and under water deflector at the bottom of the windshield - right side for Left Hand Steering wheel.
For Right Hand Steering wheel cars the cabin air filter is placed on the left side !

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Hallo sir toyota hillux pickup diesel engine C.R.D engine ovehalling but engine no start why

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Changed the fuel filter and now won't start. ... it seems that I have to loosen a fuel line from pump to atleast one cylinder , crank engine. ... are you another RHD toyota guy too? (hilux for me in banff) ... Car/suv should have bleeder/primer pump, trucks may have, and larger plant sized diesels probably won't.

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I'm guessing that you got an air lock in your fuel system as a result of your changing the fuel filter... I certainly don't know about a BMW diesel, but in most semi-truck engines, there is a priming pump just for the purpose of getting the air out ... and the fuel into.... the fuel system. I've even been known to fill the filters with diesel fuel before screwing them onto the base.. This is risky because of the possibility of allowing some foreign, unfiltered debris to get into your pump and/or injectors, just because of your putting unfiltered fuel into your filter... Check and see if there is some kind of priming pump close to the filter. Also, a possibility is that you may have an electric fuel pump.... as to where all you may need to do is loosen a fuel fitting on the pressure side of the pump and filter.... and allow the electric pump to purge the system of air.. I confess to my lack of knowledge on your BMW.... but, I do have some basic understanding of most diesel systems... Good luck..

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