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

1.1.9. Indexes

The index of level of fuel

The index shows approximately quantity of fuel remained in a tank and works when the ignition key is in position On.

It is recommended to support gasoline level on a mark 1/4 full tanks.

At deenergizing of ignition of the marksman of the index does not come back to the minimum division and keeps the position.

If fuel level goes down to mark Е, or the control lamp of a reserve of fuel immediately fill a tank starts to blink.

The index of temperature of a cooling liquid

The index works when the ignition key is in position On. The temperature of a cooling liquid of the engine depends on loading of the engine and weather conditions.

If the arrow is in a red zone and above stop the car and allow to cool down to the engine.

The engine overheat is possible at movement severe conditions, for example:

  – At long lifting in hot weather;
  – At decrease in speed or at a stop of the car after a trip at great speed;
  – At long work idling with the included conditioner and with frequent stops in the course of movement, at use of the car as the towing.

The prevention

It is forbidden to remove the thermostat as movement without the thermostat will result to an engine overheat. The thermostat is intended for regulation of a stream of a cooling liquid and maintenance of temperature of the engine in working limits.

Movement with перегретым the engine is forbidden.