BMW 3 series E30

Since 1983-1994 of release

Repair and car operation

- 1. The maintenance instruction
   1.1.2. Overall dimensions
   1.1.3. A place of the driver
   1.1.4. The panel of devices
   1.1.5. Keys for the car equipped with an immobilizer
   1.1.6. Стеклоподъемники
   1.1.7. Safety pillows
   1.1.8. The onboard computer
   1.1.9. Indexes
   1.1.10. The voltmeter
   1.1.11. A tachometre
   1.1.12. The counter of the total passed way
   1.1.13. A sound signal
   1.1.14. 3-step automatic transmission
   1.1.15. 4-step automatic transmission
   1.1.16. A mechanical transmission
   1.1.17. A manual brake
   1.1.18. The period обкатки the car
   1.1.19. Fuel
   1.1.20. Threefold каталитический neutralizer
   1.1.21. Engine oil
   1.1.22. Brakes
   1.1.23. Rules of placing of cargo in a luggage carrier
   1.1.24. Start-up of the engine and driving
   1.1.25. Driving receptions
   1.1.26. Trailer towage
   1.1.27. Actions at refusal of start-up of the engine
   1.1.28. An order of start from the additional battery
   1.1.29. If the engine has decayed during movement
   1.1.30. Actions at an engine overheat
   1.1.31. Actions at a wheel puncture
   1.1.32. Towing rules
   1.1.33. Pressure check in tyres
   1.1.34. Check of a condition and replacement of tyres
   1.1.35. Shift of wheels
   1.1.36. Installation of winter tyres and chains
   1.1.37. Check of an external condition of the battery
   1.1.38. Battery gymnastics
   1.1.39. Specifications
+ 2. Maintenance service
+ 3. The engine
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Heating and ventilation
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. An exhaust system
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Coupling
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. A running gear
+ 12. A body
+ 13. An electric equipment
+ 14. A good advice

1.1.32. Towing rules

Eyes in a forward part of the car

At towage for a forward part remove the car from a manual brake.

Eye in a back part of the car

At towage for a back part of cars from a manual transmission it is recommended to place the cart under back wheels if the cart is not used put the lever in neutral position and turn the ignition key in position АСС.

At coupling of the towed car observe the rules established in given region. Wheels and axes should be in good repair. Otherwise to tow the car follows on the autocart.

The manufacturer recommends to tow the car on a truck platform.

Towing of cars with the wheel formula 4х4 by the truck with the autocart: one axis of the car should take places by the truck, another – on the autocart.

Towing of other cars by the truck with the autocart.

The prevention

At towing of the car without the cart under back wheels it is forbidden to leave the ignition key in position LOCK. Otherwise there will be a breakage of the lock of a wheel.

At towage of cars with automatic transmission place the cart under forward wheels.
The prevention

Categorically towing of the car with automatic transmission without the cart under forward wheels is forbidden. Otherwise transmission will fail.

Towing by the car with the lift is forbidden. Otherwise body damages are possible.

Towing in emergency conditions

In the absence of car-care centre service in the given region the car can be towed off on small distance with the help фала, dressed on an eye in a forward part of the car.

The driver should be in the car and operate it. To Tow the car in such a way it is possible only on small distances, with small speed and on road with a firm covering. A steering, brakes, a running gear should be in completely working order. Before towing translate the selector lever in position N (on automatic transmission), or in neutral position (on a manual transmission). The Ignition key should be in position АСС (if the engine does not work) or On (on the working engine).

Before movement unblock interaxal differential, the control lamp thus lights up.