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BMW 3-Series (1998 - 2006)

BMW 3-Series 1998-2006

Complete coverage for your vehicle

Written from hands-on experience gained from the complete strip-down and rebuild of a BMW 3-Series, Haynes can help you understand, care for and repair your BMW 3-Series. We do it ourselves to help you do-it-yourself, and whatever your mechanical ability, the practical step-by-step explanations, linked to over 900 photos, will help you get the job done right. Regular servicing and maintenance of your BMW 3-Series can help maintain its resale value, save you money, and make it safer to drive.

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Videos included with this online manual

  • Rear light cluster bulbs replacement
  • Coolant replacement
  • Fluid level checks
  • Air filter change
  • Wiper blade replacement
  • Rear brake pads replacement
  • Front brake pads replacement
  • Pollen filter replacement
  • Headlight bulbs replacement
  • Roadside wheel change
  • Fuel filter replacement
  • Battery removal & replacement
  • Engine oil and filter change
  • Rear shock absorber replacement
  • Spark plug replacement

What's covered

What's covered: 

Petrol:

BMW 3-Series E46 models 4-cylinder 1.8L (1796cc)
BMW 3-Series E46 models 4-cylinder 1.9L (1895cc)
BMW 3-Series E46 models 4-cylinder 2.0L (1995cc)
BMW 3-Series E46 models 6-cylinder 2.2L (2171cc)
BMW 3-Series E46 models 6-cylinder 2.5L (2494cc)
BMW 3-Series E46 models 6-cylinder 2.8L (2793cc)
BMW 3-Series E46 models 6-cylinder 3.0L (2979cc)

Includes Saloon, Coupe and Touring 316i, 318i, 320i, 323i, 325i, 328i and 330i.

Exclusions: 

Does NOT cover new 3-Series (E90/E91/E92) range introduced during 2005. Does NOT cover 1.6 litre (1596cc) petrol engine, diesel models, Compact, Convertible or M3.

Table of contents

General Information
Chapter 1: Routine maintenance and servicing
Chapter 2: Part A: 4-cylinder engine in-car repair procedures
Chapter 2: Part B: 6-cylinder engine in-car repair procedures
Chapter 2: Part C: General engine overhaul procedures
Chapter 3: Cooling, heating and ventilation systems
Chapter 4: Part A: Fuel and exhaust systems
Chapter 4: Part B: Emission control systems
Chapter 5: Part A: Starting and charging systems
Chapter 5: Part B: Ignition system
Chapter 6: Clutch
Chapter 7: Part A: Manual transmission
Chapter 7: Part B: Automatic transmission
Chapter 8: Final drive, driveshafts and propeller shaft
Chapter 9: Braking system
Chapter 10: Suspension and steering systems
Chapter 11: Bodywork and fittings
Chapter 12: Body electrical systems, Wiring diagrams, Reference

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More details
Part number: 
4067
ISBN-10: 
0857339494
ISBN-13: 
9780857339492
Language: 
English
Publication date: 
UPC: 
699414004089
Dimensions: 
270 x 210mm

Online manual

More details
Part number: 
MOL4067
Language: 
English
UPC: 
699414004089

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  • All colour step-by-step guides for over 200 jobs with 700+ photos
  • Image zoom feature for close-up view of jobs
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  • Troubleshooting section – quickly find the cause of a problem
  • Colour wiring diagrams help track problems quickly and easily
  • Easy search feature – find your job fast
  • Dictionary of automotive terms
  • Quick links to popular DIY tasks and other jobs linked to your task
  • Conversion calculator – imperial and metric units