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Original BMW Accessories. Installation Instructions.

Installation of M Performance Side Skirt Films


BMW 5 Series Saloon (F10) BMW 5 Series Touring (F11) BMW 1 Series 5-door (F20) BMW 1 Series 3-door (F21) BMW 2 Series 3-door (F22/F23) BMW 3 Series Saloon (F30/F35) BMW 3 Series Touring (F31) BMW 4 Series Coup (F32) BMW X5 (F15)

Retrofit kit numbers 51 14 2 240 803 51 19 2 220 967 51 19 2 240 983 51 19 2 298 285 51 19 2 349 308 51 14 2 339 224 51 14 2 348 911

Side skirt films F10/F11 Side skirt films F20 Side skirt films F30/F31 Side skirt films F21/F22/F23 Side skirt films F35 Side skirt films F15 Side skirt films F32

Installation time The installation time is approx. 0.75 hours. This may vary depending on the condition of the car and the equipment in it. Important information These installation instructions are primarily designed for use within the BMW dealership organisation and by authorised BMW service companies. In any event, the target group for these installation instructions is specialist personnel trained on BMW cars with the appropriate specialist knowledge. All work must be completed using the latest BMW repair manuals, wiring diagrams, servicing manuals and work instructions, in a rational order, using the prescribed tools (special tools) and observing current health and safety regulations. If you experience installation or function problems, restrict troubleshooting to approx. 0.5 hours for mechanical work and 1.0 hour for electrical work. To avoid unnecessary extra work and/or costs, send an inquiry straight away to the technical parts support team via the Aftersales Assistance Portal (ASAP). Quote the following information: - Vehicle identification number, - retrofit kit part number, - a detailed description of the problem, - any work already carried out. Do not archive the hard copy of these installation instructions since daily updates are provided via ASAP!

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Pictograms Denotes instructions that draw your attention to dangers. ! Denotes instructions that draw your attention to special features. Denotes the end of the instruction or other text. Installation information All pictures show LHD cars; proceed accordingly on RHD cars. Installation is shown only on the left-hand side of the car; proceed in the same way on the right-hand side of the car. Section 6 shows installation on the F10, Section 7 shows installation on the F20 and Section 8 shows the installation on the F30. Proceed accordingly with the other models. The areas being bonded must be completely dry, clean and free from wax or grease. The ambient temperature for bonding work must be no lower than 15 C and no higher than 35 C. The vehicle can be taken through a car wash after 48 hours. M Performance skirt films A and B must be completely bladed around the visible area at the bottom. We recommend using a lifting platform.

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Table of contents
Section 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Page 4 5 6 7 8 9

Parts list F10/F11. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Parts list F15 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Parts list F20/F21/F22/F23 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Parts list F30/F31/F32/F35 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Preparatory work . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Installing M Performance skirt film F10/F11 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Installing M Performance skirt film F15/F20/F21. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Installing M Performance skirt film F30/F31/F32/F35 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

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Parts list F 10/F 11

F10 0096 V

Legend A B M Performance skirt film left M Performance skirt film right

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Parts list F15

F15 0005 V

Legend A B M Performance skirt film left M Performance skirt film right

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Parts list F20/F 21/F22/F23

F20 0066 V

Legend A B C D M Performance skirt film left M Performance skirt film right Wheel arch skirt film, front left (only for the F21) Wheel arch skirt film, front right (only for the F21)

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Parts list F30/F31/F32/F35

F30 0034 V

Legend A B C D M Performance skirt film left M Performance skirt film right Wheel arch skirt film, front left (narrow geometry on the F32) Wheel arch skirt film, front right (narrow geometry on the F32)

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Preparatory work
ISTA No.

The following components must be removed first of all None

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Installing M Performance skirt film F10/F11


All areas being bonded must be completely dry, clean and free from wax or grease. Align M Performance skirt film A flush with the rear wheel arch on the contour edge (1) of the M side skirt and press into place.

Route M Performance skirt film A along the contour edge (2) and align and press into place up to the front edge (3). The front end of M Performance skirt film A must overhang the front edge (3).

A
F10 0097 V

Using the blade (1), run it over M Performance skirt film A, starting from the centre, from top to bottom. Then carefully remove the backing film from M Performance skirt film A.

A
F10 0098 V

The front end of M Performance skirt film A is bonded around the skirt edge, keeping to the sequence when bonding the adhesive surfaces.

3 2 1 A
F10 0099 V

First bend the bonding surface (1), press into place and then run the blade over it. Then bend the bonding surface (2), press into place and then run the blade over it. Finally, bend the bonding surface (3), press into place and then run the blade over it.

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Installing M Performance skirt film F15/F20/F21/F22/F23

For F21/F22/F23 only: The areas being bonded must be completely dry, clean and free from wax or grease.

Stick skirt film for front left wheel arch C on the narrow edge of the skirt and run the blade over it. Then carefully remove the backing film from skirt film for front left wheel arch C.

F21 0001 V

For all cars: All areas being bonded must be completely dry, clean and free from wax or grease. Align M Performance skirt film A flush with the rear wheel arch on the contour edge (1) of the M side skirt and press into place. Route M Performance skirt film A along the contour edge (2) and align and press into place up to the front edge (3).

A
F20 0067 V

The front end of M Performance skirt film A must overhang the front edge (3).

Press on M Performance skirt film A using a finger or the blade along the centre of the crease (1). Starting from the middle, run the blade (2) over the crease (1) from bottom to top. Starting from the middle, run the blade (2) under the crease (1) from top to bottom. Then carefully remove the backing film from M Performance skirt film A.

2
F20 0070 V

The front end of M Performance skirt film A is bonded around the skirt edge, keeping to the sequence when bonding the adhesive surfaces.

3 2 1 A
F20 0069 V

First bend the bonding surface (1), press into place and then run the blade over it. Then bend the bonding surface (2), press into place and then run the blade over it. Finally, bend the bonding surface (3), press into place and then run the blade over it.

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Installing M Performance skirt film F30/F31/F32/F35

The areas being bonded must be completely dry, clean and free from wax or grease. Stick skirt film for front left wheel arch C on the narrow edge of the skirt and run the blade over it.

Then carefully remove the backing film from skirt film for front left wheel arch C.

F30 0039 V

Align M Performance skirt film A flush with the rear wheel arch on the contour edge (1) of the M skirt and press into place. Hold M Performance skirt film A under slight tension and align with the front end of the contour edge (2) and press into place. As you do so, check that the upper edge of M Performance skirt film A ends at the contour edge (3) of the skirt, repeating the process if necessary. The front end of M Performance skirt film A must overhang the front edge (2).

A
F30 0035 V

Press on M Performance skirt film A using a finger or the blade along the centre of the crease (1). Starting from the middle, run the blade (1) over the crease (2) from bottom to top. Starting from the middle, run the blade (1) under the crease (2) from top to bottom. Then carefully remove the backing film from M Performance skirt film A.

2
F30 0037 V

The front end of M Performance skirt film A is bonded around the skirt edge, keeping to the sequence when bonding the adhesive surfaces.

3 2 1

First bend the bonding surface (1), press into place and then run the blade over it. Then bend the bonding surface (2), press into place and then run the blade over it. Finally, bend the bonding surface (3), press into place and then run the blade over it.

A
F30 0038 V

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