BMW 3 Series E46
since 1998 release
Repair and operation of the car
BMW 3 Series E46
+ BMW 3 cars (E46)
+ Current leaving and service
+ Cooling systems, heating
+ Power supply systems, injection and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ RKPP and transmission line
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
- Brake system
Removal and installation of brake shoes of forward wheels
Removal and installation of a guide of a forward brake
Removal and installation of a brake disk of a forward wheel
Removal and installation of brake shoes of disk brakes
Removal and installation of a bracket of a brake of back wheels
Removal and installation of a brake disk of a back wheel
Measurement of thickness of a brake disk
Brake fluid - the main data and security measures
Removal of air from the brake system
Replacement of the brake pipeline
Replacement of a forward brake hose
Check of the amplifier of a brake
Removal and installation of blocks of the parking brake
Adjustment of the parking brake
Removal and installation of the lever of the parking brake
Removal and installation of a cable of the drive of the parking brake
Removal and installation of the switch of a stoplight
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment
Check of the amplifier of a brakeCheck operation of the amplifier of a brake if for achievement of necessary braking it is required to put excessively big effort to a brake pedal.
1 At the idle engine press a brake pedal not less than 10 times, then at the pressed pedal start the engine. Now the pedal of a brake has to move noticeably. In this case the amplifier is serviceable.
2 Otherwise disconnect a vacuum hose at the amplifier and start the engine. Apply a finger to the end of a hose and check whether there is a vacuum.
3 If there is no vacuum: Check a vacuum hose for tightness and existence of damages, if necessary replace it. Delay fastening of all collars.
4 Diesel engine: Disconnect a vacuum hose from the vacuum pump and check a finger whether there is a vacuum. The vacuum pump is fixed to a head of cylinders.
5 If vacuum is available: Measure value of vacuum, if necessary replace the amplifier of a brake (work HUNDRED).