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
+ 9. Coupling
+ 10. Brake system
- 11. A running gear
   11.1.10. Back springs
   11.1.11. A bar of the back stabilizer of cross-section stability
   11.1.12. Levers of a back suspension bracket
   11.1.13. Bearings of back wheels
   11.1.14. Corners of installation of wheels
   11.1.2. Specifications
   11.1.3. The stabilizer of cross-section stability of a forward suspension bracket
   11.1.4. The suspension bracket lever
   11.1.5. A rack of a forward suspension bracket
   11.1.6. Springs or the shock-absorber of a rack of a suspension bracket
   11.1.7. Spherical support
   11.1.8. A nave of a forward wheel and the bearing
   11.1.9. Back shock-absorbers
   + 11.2. A steering
+ 12. A body
+ 13. An electric equipment
+ 14. A good advice

11.1.9. Back shock-absorbers

The prevention

Shock-absorbers are recommended to be changed in steam.

Removal and installation, replacement

1. Block forward wheels.
2. Lift a back part of the car and establish under the lever of a back suspension bracket the cart with a jack, having laid a board.
3. Turn away a bolt of the bottom fastening of the shock-absorber.

4. For access to nuts of the top fastening on a part of cars it is required to remove an overlay in a luggage carrier. On later models for access to nuts remove a back of a back seat. On models Touring (Estate) remove a back of a back seat, the coil натяжителей seat belts and uncover лючка. On models Convertible remove a niche covering behind passenger salon and get a rubber cover. Ask the assistant to keep the shock-absorber and turn away a nut of the top fastening of the shock-absorber.
5. Check up leak presence through an epiploon of a rod of the shock-absorber. Check up a condition of plugs in an earring of the bottom fastening, at detection of cracks, deterioration and hardening of rubber of the plug replace. Check up a course of a rod of the shock-absorber. The rod should move with considerable resistance and without jammings. Otherwise the shock-absorber replace.
6. Installation is carried out upside-down, however, bolts and nuts tighten with the set moment only after suspension bracket "prorolling".