BMW 3 series E30

Since 1983-1994 of release

Repair and car operation

+ 1. The maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance service
+ 3. The engine
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Heating and ventilation
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. An exhaust system
- 8. Transmissions
   - 8.1.2. Specifications
      8.1.3. A check point control lever
      8.1.4. Check point epiploons
      8.1.5. Details of fastening of transmission
      8.1.6. Removal and check point installation
      8.1.7. Manual transmission dismantling
   + 8.2. Automatic transmission
+ 9. Coupling
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. A running gear
+ 12. A body
+ 13. An electric equipment
+ 14. A good advice

8.1.4. Check point epiploons

Before epiploon replacement (it is found out on an oil leak) clean сапун a check point which contamination can cause a leak also.


Epiploon of a secondary shaft
1. Lift a forward part of the car.
2. On a part of cars remove an exhaust system.
3. Disconnect from a check point карданный a shaft and fix. The shaft can to be disconnected from the back bridge.
4. Bend ears of a lock washer and remove a washer. Keeping a flange, turn away a nut a face key on 30 with thin walls. Remove a flange a stripper.
5. Cautiously выпрессуйте an epiploon c the help of the special adaptation.
6. Installation is carried out upside-down. An epiploon запрессуйте оправкой. A nut tighten on fixing structure with the set moment.
Epiploon of a rod of a gear change
7. Execute the actions specified in points 1, 2, 3. Disconnect draught from a rod for what on early models remove a lock ring and beat out a pin. On late models include 3rd transfer, take away подпружиненную the plug and beat out a pin.
8. Cautiously get an epiploon a special stripper.
9. Installation is carried out upside-down. An epiploon запрессуйте оправкой.
Epiploon of a primary shaft of a check point
10. Remove a check point (subsection 8.1.6 see).
11. Remove выжимной the bearing (subsection 9.9 see).
12. Turn away bolts and remove a sleeve of the bearing and a lining. Pay attention to an arrangement of bolts.
13. A screw-driver or a stripper get an epiploon and оправкой запрессуйте new, having greased working edges.

14. At assemblage with a check point of type ZF replace a sleeve lining выжимного the bearing, a new lining grease with hermetic. On a check point of type Getrag the sleeve выжимного the bearing is established on a ring lining or on hermetic.