Installation manual – Bodykit 4.6is style for BMW X5 E53 1998-2003 ( before facelift )

Installation manual for Bodykit 4.6is – BMW X5 E53 1998-2003 ( before facelift )

Bodykit can be found here

For installation you will need:

1) Hands

2) Adhesive/glue and a gun

3) Metallic rivets and a gun for it

4) Paper scotch tape

5) Electronic drill to drill correct holes for rivets

Front lip installation process

Required : 2) 4)

Do a test fit the lip can be easily “worn” on the bumper’s lower part and then you will have to find out from which side to fix the lip

After successful test fit – paint the lip – and install it using adhesive

Fasten the lip from both sides using scotch tape for a period shown by adhesive’s manufacturer – after that you can remove tape

Rear lip installation

Required2) 3) 4) 5)

Do a test fit on both sides there are places for rives – drill it and install rivets ( install rivets only AFTER the lip is painted )

For a better fixation apply adhesive all around the inner perimeter

“Ears” must be installed on adhesive and leave it for a period shown by adhesive’s manufacturer

Arches installation

Required 1) 2) 3) 4) 5)

Arches must be test fitted and predrilled for rivets , apply adhesive all around the inner perimeter, install the arches apply rivets and fasten it with scotch tape

 

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