OBD2 connector location - BMW Serie 5 E39 (1996 - 2003)

Where is my OBD port?

Since the implementation of the OBD standard, each vehicle has a standard 16-pin connector, as described on our OBD presentation page.

The norm states that the port must be located inside the vehicle passenger compartment. Depending on the make and model, it may or may not be easy to locate.

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OBD connector location for BMW Serie 5 E39 (1996 - 2003)

You will find below several pictures which will help you find your OBD connector in your car.

BMW SÚrie 5 E39 - Dashboard

OBD plug is below the steering wheel (near the footrest)

BMW SÚrie 5 E39 - Under steering wheel

OBD socket is located under steering wheel, driver side

BMW SÚrie 5 E39 - OBD Plug

OBD plug is behind a cover (door side)

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