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BMW F30 - F87 FEM (Front Electronic Module) Removal Instructions

  • Clamp off battery lead from negative connection point.
  • Remove side trim panel from footwell on right A-pillar.
FEM Removal
  • Release screw (1) and remove cover (2).

  • Unlock the positive battery cable connector:
  • Loosen lock (1) in direction of arrow.
  • Unlock top positive battery cable connector (2) in direction of arrow.
  • Disconnect battery positive lead (2).

  • Unlock plug connections·(1) and disconnect.
  • Release bolt (2) and remove control unit (3).
  • Tightening torque 61 35 5AZ.

Installation note: Make sure all plug connections are correctly latched.