battery BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 318i 1996 E36 BMW BMW https://www.carmanualsonline.info/img/1/2800/w960_2800-0.png BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual

Page 3 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
General
Data
and

	

010
FundamentalsfortheDo-lt-YourselfOwner

Maintenance

	

020
Maintenance
Program

Engine

Transmission

Suspension,

Steering
and

Brakes

4
Body

100
Engine-General

110

	

E

Page 7 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
Please
read
these
warnings
and
cautions

before
proceeding
with
maintenance
and
repair
work
.

WARNING-

	

"
Friction
materials
(such
as
brake
pads
or
shorts
or
clutchdiscs)
contain
asbestos
fibers

Page 8 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
Please
read
these
warnings
and
cautions

before
proceeding
with
maintenance
and
repair
work
.

CAUTION-

"
See
also
Warnings
onpage
vi¡

	

"
Beforedoing
any
electrical
welding
on
cars
equipped
with

Page 10 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
010-2

	

FUNDAMENTALS
FOR
THE
DO-ITYOURSELF
OWNER

HOW
TO
USE
THIS
MANUAL

A
note
contains
helpfulinformation,
tipsthat
will
hefp
in
The
manual
is
divided
into
ninesections
:

	

doinga
better
job
a

Page 11 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
WARNING
-

"
Never
work
under
a
lifted
car
unless
it
is
solidly
supported
on
jack
stands
that
are
intended
for
that
purpose
.
Do
not
support
a
car
on
cinder
blocks,
bricks,
or
other
objects
that
may

Page 12 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
010-
4

	

FUNDAMENTALS
FOR
THE
DO-ITYOURSELF
OWNER

Fig
.
3
.

	

BMW
supplied
jack
correctly
positioned
in
front
jacking
point
.

	

Most
of
the
repairs
and
maintenance
tasks
described
in
this

man

Page 13 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
FUNDAMENTALS
FOR
THEDO-ITYOURSELF
OWNER

	

010-
5

WARNING
-

Avoid
getting
tools
or
clothing
near
the
battery
.
Bat-tery
electrolyte
is
a
corrosive
acid
.
Be
careful
with

brake
fluid,
as
it
can
da

Page 14 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
010-
6

	

FUNDAMENTALS
FOR
THE
DO-ITYOURSELF
OWNER

In
places
where
a
shaft
mustpass
through
a
housing,
flexible
lip
seals
areused
to
keep
the
lubricating
oil
or
grease
from
leak-

ingout
past
the
r

Page 19 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
Fig
.
16
.
Multimeter
or
Digital
Volt/Ohmmeter
(DVOM)
.

BMW
Special
Tools

FUNDAMENTALS
FOR
THE
DO-ITYOURSELF
OWNER
010-11

0012223

Some
of
the
more
challenging
repairs
covered
in
this
manual

cal

Page 20 of 759

BMW 318i 1996 E36 Workshop Manual 
010-12

	

FUNDAMENTALSFOR
THE
DO-IT
YOURSELF
OWNER

Jump
Starting
Car

Cars
with
discharged
or
dead
batteries
can
be
jump-started
using
the
good
battery
from
another
car
.
When
jump-starting

the
en
Page:   1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50 ... 190 next >