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
+ Engine
+ Cooling systems, heating
+ Power supply systems, injection and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ RKPP and transmission line
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
- Suspension bracket and steering
   + Forward suspension bracket
   + Back suspension bracket
   - Steering with the hydraulic booster (servoupravleniye)
      Removal and installation of the block of a safety cushion on a steering wheel
      Removal and installation of a steering wheel
      Removal and installation of a tip of steering draft
      Removal and installation of steering draft
      Removal and installation of the pump of the hydraulic booster
      Filling with liquid and removal of air from a power steering hydraulic system
      Angles of installation of forward wheels. Check of installation of wheels
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment





Removal and installation of the block of a safety cushion on a steering wheel

Before removal of the block of a safety cushion surely study instructions on security measures.


 REMOVAL

1 Disconnect a negative cable (-) of the rechargeable battery at the switched-off ignition. The rechargeable battery is located in a luggage carrier behind a cover on the right side. At BMW 316i, 318i the rechargeable battery is located in a motive compartment.

At shutdown of the rechargeable battery these memories of malfunctions of separate devices are erased. If necessary before shutdown of the battery consider these memories. Address the Section Diagnostics of Malfunctions. Work it is desirable to carry out HUNDRED in conditions.

2 Unblock a steering column and extend as far as this perhaps steering wheel and establish it in extreme lower situation.
3 Turn a steering wheel on ugol90 ° (1/4 turns) from average situation so that spokes stood vertically.

4 Unscrew the T30 Torx screw-driver - 2-behind the top screw of fastening of a steering wheel-1-. The face angular key can be applied to an otvorachivaniye of the screw. Turn a steering wheel on 180 ° (1/2 turns) and completely unscrew the second screw of fastening of a safety cushion. Screws remain in a steering wheel.

5 Hook the screw-driver the safety cushion block a little. Press a clamp of the plug of a safety cushion and to a rasstykuyta I will corrode. If is available, a rasstykuyta the socket of a multifunctional steering wheel.
6 Remove the block of a safety cushion and put it the soft party up, for example, in a luggage carrier.


 INSTALLATION

7 Check whether the negative cable (-) of the rechargeable battery is disconnected.
8 Fix the safety cushion block socket so that the click was heard. If there is a socket of a multifunctional steering wheel, join it.
9 Install into place the block of a safety cushion and fix it from a reverse side of a steering wheel by the moment of 2 N • m a dynamometer key of HAZET-6108-1 of CT and a head of 2223 – T30. At the same time you watch that the cable was not clamped.

During shutdown of the rechargeable battery stay in the car of people is not allowed.

10 Attach a negative cable (-) of the rechargeable battery at the switched-off ignition, determine time on hours.