BMW 3 series E46

Since 1998 of release

Repair and car operation

The BMW of 3 series Е46
+ Cars BMW 3 (Е46)
+ Current leaving and service
+ The engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ Power supply systems, injection and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Manual transmission and transmission a line
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
- Body
   The general information and security measures
   + Leaving and repair of damages of a body
   - External elements of a body
      Removal and installation of a forward bumper
      Removal and installation/check of shock-absorbers of a bumper
      Removal and installation of a back bumper
      Removal and installation of the back shock-absorber
      Removal and cover installation обтекателя
      Removal and installation of a forward wing
      Removal and cowl installation
      Cowl adjustment
      Removal and installation of a cover of a luggage carrier
      Adjustment of a cover of a luggage carrier
      Removal and installation of the lock/cylinder of the lock of a cover of a luggage carrier
      Removal and installation газонаполненного an emphasis of a cowl/cover of a luggage carrier
      Replacement moldingов and model emblems
      Removal, installation and door adjustment
      Removal and installation of facing of a door
      Removal and installation of the lock of a door
      Removal and installation of the cylinder of the lock
      Removal and installation of the external handle of a door
      Removal, installation and window adjustment
      Removal and installation electric windows
      Removal and electric motor installation windows
      Removal and installation of a mirror of an external kind / a sound signal of a high-pitch tone
      Removal and installation of glass of a mirror
      Removal and installation of the case of a mirror of an exterior
   + Internal elements of a body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ Electric equipment schemes

Removal, installation and door adjustment

By means of the washers enclosed in a loop from below, the door can be adjusted

1 — a bolt
2 — a loop top from outside bodies
3 — a loop axis

4 — a loop with the plug top from outside doors
5 — a washer
6 — a lock washer

Forward and back doors are established equally.


1 Turn out a bolt-1 and wring out the terminator of a door-2 from a rack And.

2 Turn out a bolt-1 at each loop by means of a head on 10 mm and rattles.

For protection of a paint and varnish covering of a door and a forward wall stick with their tape

3 Take out a door from loops and put on linings (the marksman on an illustration). The lining should have such height that the plait of cables did not test a tension.

4 Turn away bolts of fastening of a framework of the tip (an arrow on an illustration). After that take out the tip.

5 Pull upward bracket (the top arrow). Thus, the socket will be расстыкован.


6 Join a socket of consumers and fix it. Press the tip into a door rack, tighten bolts of fastening of a framework the moment 5 Nm.
7 Insert a door into loops from above and from below by means of the assistant. The door goes an axis-3. By means of the washers enclosed in a loop from below, the door if necessary can be adjusted anew. At installation of the same door adjustment, as a rule, is not required.
8 Screw in each loop on a bolt-1.
9 Fix on a rack And the door terminator.
10 Close a door and check up, whether a uniform backlash between a door and a body. If necessary turn away bolts at loops and adjust a door the top bolts on height.

At installation new under loops remote washers are enclosed to displace a door outside or inside

The door is regulated only complete with elements concerning it, such as windows, glasses, etc., as door position depends on its weight. At adjustment of consolidation of a door it is necessary to remove. If acted in film a forward and back door, at first it is necessary to expose a back door, and then a lobby.

11 Oslabte screw-driver Torx the screw-1 fastenings скобы the lock on a rack To doors and loosen the the screw-2 so that bracket could move. Attention:-3 it is not necessary to change Adjustment of depth.

If it is necessary to remove bracket, keep in mind the following. Instead of the top screw screw a hairpin that the carving lath has not fallen in a door rack. Then turn away the bottom screw and remove bracket.

12 Open the handle of a door and hold it. Close a door. Thus, are established height-4 and an inclination скобы the lock.
13 Cautiously open a door and tighten screws the moment 20 Nm.

The door from the forward party can leave inside no more than on 1 mm and from the back party to act no more than on 1мм. Worn out bracket the lock it is necessary to replace preliminary.