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)
- Current leaving and service
General information on control
Check of levels of liquids
Check of a condition of tires and pressure in them. Designation of tires and disks of wheels
Replacement of motive oil and oil filter
Replacement of the filtering element of the air filter
Checks of brake system
Replacement of an element of the filter of air of salon
Check of a condition of driving ridge belts
Check of a state and replacement of hoses of a motive compartment
Check of functioning of the cooling system and frost resistance of cooling liquid
Check of a condition of system of production of the fulfilled gases
Check of level of oil in a manual box of gear shifting
Check of a condition of components of a suspension bracket and steering
Check of a condition of protective covers of power shafts
Check of level of liquid of system of hydrostrengthening of a wheel
Visual check of a body and its bottom
Check of seat belts
Rotation and replacement of wheels
Check of a state, replacement of brushes and adjustment of a corner of screen wipers
Check of a condition of the battery, care of it and charging
Replacement of brake fluid
Check and replacement of spark plugs
Check of fuel system, replacement of the fuel filter. Operation of diesel model in the conditions of winter
Greasing of loops and locks of doors
Replacement of the battery of a key of remote control
+ 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
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment
Check of fuel system, replacement of the fuel filter. Operation of diesel model in the conditions of winterPetrol engine
1 If you felt a gasoline smell during the movement or after the car stood on the sun, it is necessary to check a condition of all fuel system immediately.
2 Uncover a fuel tank and check it for existence of damages and corrosion. The sealing insert on a cover has to be whole. In case of existence of damages or corrosion replace a cover.
3 Survey inlet and returnable lines of fuel system on existence of cracks. Make sure that connections between lines of fuel system and system of injection of fuel, and also between lines of fuel system and the built-in fuel filter did not weaken.
4 As some components of fuel system - for example, the fuel tank and some lines of fuel system - are in the lower part of the car, it is easier to examine them when the car is raised by the winch. If it is impossible, the car and install to a poddomkratta it on support.
5 On the raised car examine a fuel tank and a bulk mouth on existence of holes, cracks and other damages. Pay special attention to a condition of connection between a bulk mouth and a tank. Sometimes leak of fuel happens owing to weakening of collars of fastening of a rubber mouth or because of mouth material damage. Examine all arms and tapes of fastening of a fuel tank to make sure that it is reliably strengthened on the car.
6 Carefully check all fuel hoses and metal lines going from a tank for existence of the weakened connections, twisting, signs of wear of materials of hoses and other damages. If necessary make repair or replace the damaged sections.
Operation in winter conditions
7 no additives are added To diesel fuel. Kerosene addition is allowed – address to Specifications.
8 If the engine is not started owing to fuel jelling, to start it very hard. For start:
a) Remove the fuel filter and heat in a water bathtub until fuel becomes liquid., or replace it new.
b) Roll the car in the heated garage.
c) Spray fuel system hot water.
d) The BOSCH firm delivers the diesel heater for additional installation. The electric heater is installed in the additional pipeline to the fuel filter.
Removal sediment/replacement of the fuel filter
Regularly or at emergence of the corresponding signal on the control panel from the filter water has to be removed. Water is formed, as a rule, in a fuel tank as a result of condensation or gets together with fuel at gas station.
It will be necessary for carrying out work for you:
- The manual vacuum pump with a capacity for collecting fuel from the filter, for example, KLANN LI-75200.
- Boss of the fuel filter.
- Sealing ring of a cover of the filter.
- Capacity for collecting the water which is in the filter.