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
+ Suspension bracket and steering
- Onboard electric equipment
+ Dignostic of electric elements
- Lighting and alarm system
Removal and installation/check of a sound signal
Initialization of remote control
Replacement of glow lamps of external lighting
Replacement of glow lamps of internal lighting
Removal and installation of a headlight
Removal and installation of a ring cover of a headlight
Removal and installation of the electric motor of adjustment of range of light
Adjustment of headlights
Gas-discharge lamps of passing beam (xenon lamps)
Removal and installation of a back lamp
+ Devices and equipment
+ Schemes of electric equipment
Adjustment of headlightsThe correct adjustment of headlights is of great importance for traffic safety. Exact adjustment of headlights is possible only with use of the special device. Therefore here is only shown where it is possible to regulate headlights and what conditions have to be satisfied for the correct adjustment.
1 Air pressure in tires has to correspond to the established value.
2 Not loaded car has to have freight weighing 75 kg on a driver's seat.
3 Fill the fuel tank at least for 90%.
4 Install the car on the flat platform.
5 Several times strongly press through a forward part of the car that the suspension bracket adopted the working provision.
6 Install the regulator of range of light on "0".
7 Headlights are allowed to be regulated only on passing beam. The inclination of a beam of light for normal headlights makes 10 cm by 10 m of length.