BMW 3 of the E46 series

since 1998 release

Repair and operation of the car



BMW 3 of the E46 series
- BMW 3 cars (E46)
   Identification numbers of the car
   Acquisition of spare parts
   Technology of service, tool and equipment of a workplace
   Poddomkrachivaniye and towage
   Start of the engine from the auxiliary power supply
   Checks of readiness of the car for operation
   Automobile chemicals, oils and greasings
   Diagnostics of malfunctions
   Governing bodies and methods of operation
   Governing bodies and devices
   Gas station
   Keys, uniform lock and anticreeping system
   Security alarm system *
   Window regulators
   The hatch with a lifting and movable cover *
   Seats
   Adjustment of provision of a steering wheel
   Mirrors
   Systems of safety
   Lock of ignition and start of the engine
   Parking brake
   Manual Box of Gear Shifting (MBGS)
   Automatic Transmission (AT) *
   Lever of the switch of indexes of turn / light signal
   Screen wipers and windscreen washers
   Heater of back glass
   Tempostat (automatic equipment of maintenance of the set speed) *
   The alarm system of emergency rapprochement at a parking (PDC) *
   System of automatic stabilization of stability with the ASC+T/engine torque regulator System of dynamic control of stability of DSC *
   The air pressure monitoring system in tires (RDC) *
   Lighting and light devices
   Heater, ventilation and conditioner of air of salon
   Equipment of salon
   Running in
   Features of driving of the car
   Catalytic converter
   Anti-blocking system of brakes (ABS)
   Disk brakes
   Brake system
   Luggage compartments
   Automobile phone *
   Readjustment of headlights
   Cowl
   Unlocking of a cover of the filling hatch manually
   Drive of a lifting and movable cover of the hatch manually *
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Cooling systems, heating
+ Power supply systems, injection and release
+ Electric equipment of the engine
+ RKPP and transmission line
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment





Luggage compartments

Cover in a trunk floor

For fixing of a cover in open situation it is necessary to lift it for a ring and to fix on a rubber sealant of a gutter (as shown an arrow on an illustration).


Luggage carrier rug

You can if necessary, for example in transit dirty subjects, to turn a rug. The rubberized party well washes and interferes with sliding of the subjects laid on it.

On corners of a luggage carrier the special loops intended for fastening of the cargo holding grids * or tension belts by which separate things are fixed are provided.

Address also to the Section Equipment of Salon.


Luggage carrier on a roof

As an element of the additional equipment the special luggage carrier on a roof is offered. Adhere to the recommendations containing in the instruction on its installation.

When loading a luggage carrier on a cover height of the center of gravity of the car in this connection its dynamic qualities and controllability significantly change increases.

Therefore when loading watch to exceeding luggage carrier loading capacity, and also admissible limits of full mass of the car and axial loading. You will find the relevant data in Specifications.

The freight stacked on the top luggage carrier has to be distributed on it evenly, with limit compactness. Heavy things should be put down.

Watch that for raising of a cover of the hatch there was enough place, and the freight laid on a luggage carrier should not prevent to open a trunk lid.

The correct and reliable fastening of the laid freight will prevent its shift or falling from the car under way (constituting danger to the cars moving behind you).

Vestie the car follows is balanced, avoiding breakthroughs from a place, sharp braking and recklessness on turns.

The baggage shipped upward increases the area of front resistance. As a result, fuel consumption increases and load of a body increases.