BMW 3 series E46

Since 1998 of release

Repair and car operation

The BMW of 3 series Е46
- Cars BMW 3 (Е46)
   Identification numbers of the car
   Acquisition of spare parts
   Technology of service, the tool and the workplace equipment
   Поддомкрачивание and towage
   Start of the engine from the auxiliary power supply
   Checks of readiness of the car to operation
   Automobile химикалии, oils and greasings
   Diagnostics of malfunctions
   Controls and operation receptions
   Controls and devices
   Keys, the uniform lock and anticreeping system
   Security сигнализация*
   The hatch with podemno-sdvizhnoj крышкой*
   Adjustment of position of a steering wheel
   Safety systems
   The lock of ignition and engine start
   Lay brake
   Manual box of a gear change (РКПП)
   Automatic transmission (АТ) *
   The lever of the switch of indexes of turn / a light signal
   Screen wipers and стеклоомыватели
   Heater of back glass
   Темпостат (automatics of maintenance of the set speed) *
   The alarm system of emergency rapprochement at a parking (PDC) *
   System of automatic stabilisation of stability with a regulator of a twisting moment of engine ASC+T/System of the dynamic control of stability DSC*
   The monitoring system of pressure of air in tyres (RDC) *
   Illumination and light devices
   Heater, ventilation and the conditioner of air of salon
   The salon equipment
   Features of driving of the car
   The Katalitichesky converter
   Antiblocking system of brakes (ABS)
   Disk brakes
   Brake system
   Luggage spaces
   Automobile телефон*
   Readjustment of headlights
   Unlocking of a cover of the refuelling hatch manually
   Drive podemno-sdvizhnoj hatch covers вручную*
+ Current leaving and service
+ The engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ Power supply systems, injection and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ РКПП and трансмиссионная a line
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electric equipment schemes


The cover of the refuelling hatch opens by pressing its back edge.

For the information on cover unlocking at refusal of the uniform lock address to Section Unlocking of a cover of the refuelling hatch manually.

At the reference with fuel on filling stations observe the safety rules hung out there.

The stopper of a fuel tank should be inserted in the holder on the back party of a cover of the refuelling hatch.

At refuelling it is necessary to put a refuelling pistol on a mouth of a fuel tank. If to raise a pistol during refuelling it will result:

To a fuel stopping delivery
To easing of tap of steams of gasoline if the pistol has system of tap of these steams

Pressure of air in tyres (Address to Specifications).

You will find norms of pressure also in the tablet on a rack of a door of the driver. The tablet is visible at an open door.

Pressure check

Norms of pressure (address to Specifications) are resulted in a bar (superfluous pressure) for cold (i.e. having an ambient temperature) tyres.
At trailer towage the norms of the pressure concerning operation with raised loadings operate only.

Cars with the control of pressure of air in tyres (RDC) *:

After finishing of pressure to norm it is necessary to make active again system, address to Section the Monitoring system of pressure of air in tyres (RDC).

Regularly (is not more rare than two times a month) and before distant trips check pressure in tyres. The pressure deviation in tyres from norm can cause their damage and controllability infringement and by that to lead to failure.

Check also pressure in compact / spare колесе*. In a spare wheel the maximum pressure specified in Specifications should be supported.