BMW 3 series E30

Since 1983-1994 of release

Repair and car operation

+ 1. The maintenance instruction
- 2. Maintenance service
   2.2. Recommended lubricants and liquids
   2.3. Periodicity of service
   2.4. Features of routine maintenance of the car
   2.5. The general data on additional maintenance service
   2.6. Check of level of liquids
   2.7. Check of a condition of tyres and pressure in tyres
   2.8. Oil replacement in the engine and the oil filter
   2.9. Check and restoration of level of a liquid in a wheel
   2.10. Check of level of a liquid in automatic transmission
   2.11. Shift of wheels
   2.12. Check and replacement of hoses in a motor compartment
   2.13. Check, adjustment and replacement of belts of a drive of hinged units
   2.14. Check and adjustment of turns and quality of a mix FROM) idling
   2.15. Check of a condition and battery gymnastics
   2.16. Check and replacement of candles
   2.17. Check of high-voltage wires, бегунка and distributor covers
   2.18. Check of level of oil in a manual transmission
   2.19. Check of level of oil in the main transfer
   2.20. Check and adjustment of backlashes in valves (except engine M40)
   2.21. Draught throttle заслонки
   2.22. Replacement of the air filter
   2.23. Check of fuel system
   2.24. Check of system of cooling
   2.25. Exhaust system check
   2.26. Check of shock-absorbers, a suspension bracket and a steering
   2.27. Check of covers of semiaxes
   2.28. Check of brakes
   2.29. Check of brushes of screen wipers
   2.30. Liquid replacement in automatic transmission and the filter
   2.31. Cooling system – replacement of a liquid and washing
   2.32. Replacement of the fuel filter
   2.33. Oil replacement in a manual transmission
   2.34. Oil replacement in картере the main transfer
   2.35. Check of system of catching of steams of gasoline (EVAP-system)
   2.36. Installation of the light alarm system of necessity of servicing
   2.37. Replacement of a gear belt
+ 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

2.8. Oil replacement in the engine and the oil filter

Tools for oil replacement in the engine and the oil filter
1. The pallet
2. Rubber gloves
3. The handle
4. A nozzle
5. A special key for filter untwisting
6. A key for filter untwisting

1. Warm up the engine.
2. Establish the car on a horizontal platform. Stop the engine and turn away a stopper маслозаливной mouths on a cover of a head of cylinders
3. On a part of cars the oil filter is in the top left part of the engine.
4. Substitute the pallet and turn away a stopper.
5. Merge oil, check up presence in the merged oil of metal shavings and sawdust.
6. After oil running off wipe a stopper pure rags.
7. Wipe the pallet about a drain aperture and cautiously tighten a stopper, if necessary replace a stopper lining.
8. Substitute the pallet under the oil filter.
Not folding filter
9. By means of a special key turn away the oil filter (to rotate counter-clockwise) then turn out the filter hands. If necessary punch an aperture in the case of the filter and turn away the filter the big screw-driver inserted into this aperture.
10. Carefully clear a place прилегания filter consolidations on the block of cylinders.
11. Be convinced that the type and the sizes of the new filter completely coincide with type and the sizes of the fulfilled. Slightly oil for the engine a rubber lining of the new filter and wrap the filter into place. Wrap the filter before contact of a lining with a surface of the block of cylinders, tighten the filter, having turned on 2/3 turns. On a part of filters there is an instruction of the manufacturer to which should be guided first of all.
The filter with a replaceable filtering element
12. Turn away a bolt.
13. Uncover.
14. Get filtering element.
15. Be convinced that the type and the sizes of a new element completely coincide with type and the sizes of the fulfilled.
16. Wipe absolutely condensed surfaces, if necessary replace a sealing ring having oiled it.
17. Fill in in the engine necessary volume of oil. A few having waited, check up oil level. If level normal turn a mouth stopper.
18. On the working engine check up tightness of a stopper of the pallet and the filter, having tracked these places within a minute. At leak occurrence stop the engine and tighten a stopper or the filter.
19. Stop the engine and wait some minutes that oil has flown down in the pallet. Again check up oil level on щупу. If necessary add oil.
20. During several trips after oil change watch a leak and check oil level.