Fuel Filter - E53 X5 4/2002+ Production - 16126754016
Cheap repair solves drivability issues and insures against expensive fuel and engine damage. Replaces BMW part #16126754016.
This fuel filter for the 4/2002-later E53 X5 3.0/4.4/4.6is/4.8is is made by either a an OEM supplier to BMW or the highest quality aftermarket (brands like Mahle, Meyle AG, and more). A fuel filter of this design should be replaced every 36,000 miles as part of your regular maintenance.
This particular fuel filter is made for the first generation BMW X5 models built April of 2002 and newer. This includes the later half of the 2002 model year, as well as ALL the 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2006 model year BMW X5, including the X5 3.0 liter, X5 4.4i, X5 4.6is, and X5 4.8is (straight six and V8 engine models).
A clogged fuel filter will usually cause hard starting, drivability issues, and even lean condition fault codes. It could also cause more severe damage to fuel injectors, fuel pump, or even internal engine damage if fuel shortage issues are not solved quickly. A fuel filter is cheap insurance and not to be overlooked!
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 3.0i M54
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 4.4i M62 4.4L (99-03)
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 4.4i N62
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 4.6is M62
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 4.8is N62