5-Series (E12,E28, E34, E39, E60)Chat relating to the BMW 5-Series of all generations. Specific models include: BMW 518, BMW 520, BMW 520i, BMW 530i, BMW 528i, BMW 530i, BMW 518i, BMW 524d, BMW 525i, BMW 525e, BMW 528e, BMW 540i, BMW 535i, BMW 520d, BMW 525td, BMW 525d, BMW 530d, BMW 525i/xi, BMW 530i/xi. (BMW 5-Series Forum)
New forum user here & new BMW owner also. I purchased a '96 525 TDS SE on Friday and this is my first BMW and diesel car. I do the servicing myself (novice) on the car and can only buy a Haynes manual for a petrol version (as they don't do the diesel version) which I have bought anyway, hopefully to help on the issues which are the same on both fuel type cars, however I have a couple of quick questions, hopefully another forum member can help me on:
Where is the air filter? Is there one? I have spotted two pollen filters (top left and top right of engine bay) Sections 2 & 3 of this diagram:
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