EN
Parts & Tools Parts & Tools
Mechanics Mechanics
Gear Guide Gear Guide
search

Open Hood How To 2000-2006 BMW X5

Honda City helped make these videos

We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.

 
Video Description

This video shows you how to open the hood in your 2001 BMW X5. Popping the hood on your X5 is a two step process, you need to release the hood latch inside your X5 and then you need to release the safety latch under your hood in the front of your X5. The video above shows you the location of both hood latches. Sometimes, the hood on BMWs gets stuck and won't pop up after the interior latch is released. If this occurs on your X5, simply pull up on the hood and it should pop up for you to release the second latch. Sometimes, especially on older X5s, you may have difficulty getting your hood to latch when you close it. In this case, the interior release lever on your 2001 BMW X5 is probably stuck in the "open" position - push the release lever back and forth several times and then try to close your hood.

Other videos you might find helpful

  • Check Oil Level 2000-2006 BMW X5
    Oil level check

    Cars burn, leak and otherwise dispense of their oil. Check your level frequently and top up when necessary

    2001 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L 6 Cyl.
  • Follow These Steps to Add Power Steering Fluid to a BMW X5 (2000-2006)
    Top up power steering fluid

    Help keep your car as responsive as you are by maintaining proper power steering fluid levels

    2001 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L 6 Cyl.
  • 2000-2006 BMW X5 Brake Fluid Level Check
    Check your brake fluid

    Stop! Checking your brake fluid from time to time is a great way to ensure safe stopping

    2001 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L 6 Cyl.
  • Rear Wiper Blade Change BMW X5 (2000-2006)
    Change a rear wiper blade

    The rear wiper that you forgot you had until it streaks horrifically on a rainy day? Change it now!

    2001 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L 6 Cyl.
  • Check Windshield Washer Fluid BMW X5 (2000-2006)
    Checking the windshield washer fluid

    There's no reason to check the washer fluid level without adding some - see how to do it here!

    2001 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L 6 Cyl.
  • 2000-2006 BMW X5 Oil Leak Fix
    Plug the oil leak

    If you are leaking oil and parking on your oil spots each night, the oil is breaking down your tires' rubber

    2001 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L 6 Cyl.
  • See all videos for the 2001 BMW X5
Comments
The Right Parts
The Right Tools
phone holders screwdriver bit sets consoles and organizers socket sets sun shades gloves flares and flashers polishes & waxes
Similar Cars in our Video Library