E46 series BMW 3

since 1998 of release

Repair and car operation

E46 series BMW 3
+ BMW 3 Cars (E46)
+ Current leaving and service
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
- Power supply systems, injection and release
   Security measures and rules of observance of purity at work with fuel system
   Removal and installation of the sensor of a stock of fuel / fuel pump
   Check of the sensor of a stock of fuel
   - Power supply system of petrol engines
      Removal, installation and check of the relay of the fuel pump
      Removal and installation of the fuel filter
      Removal, installation and adjustment of a drive of a butterfly valve
      Removal and installation of the air filter of the engine
   + System of injection of fuel of the petrol engine
   + Power supply system of diesel engines
   + System of production of the fulfilled gases
+ engine Electric equipment
+ RKPP and transmission line
+ Automatic transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment
+ electric equipment Schemes


Removal and installation of the fuel filter

Removal of the fuel filter for the diesel engine is described in the Section Check of fuel system, replacement of the fuel filter. Operation of diesel model in the conditions of winter.


Operation of lifting and car installation on supports is connected with danger! Therefore before carrying out operation familiarize with Poddomkrachivaniye's Section and towage

1 Lift and establish the car on supports.

- Do not use near a workplace open fire, do not smoke and do not hold any strongly warmed up subjects. There is a danger of accident! Keep in readiness the fire extinguisher.
- Watch normal ventilation of a workplace. Fuel pairs are poisonous.
- The fuel system is under pressure. When opening system fuel can escape under pressure. Collect fuel a rag. Use goggles.

2 Substitute under the fuel filter the corresponding capacity-4-to collect following fuel. The fuel filter is at height of a beam of RKPP on the car bottom.

3 Press fuel hoses in a point-1-by means of the corresponding clips, for example, HAZET 4590.
4 Enclose a thick rag and open collars-2-.
5 Carefully disconnect both hoses at the filter.
6 Unscrew the screw at the holder, remove the filter and merge fuel in capacity.
7 Slowly open clips and collect following fuel.
8 Disconnect collars-5-and remove hoses from fuel pipelines. It is necessary to replace them.


9 Establish the new fuel filter so that the arrow on the filter showed in the direction of a current of fuel from a tank to the engine.
10 Fix the filter on the holder.
11 Attach new hoses and fix them new collars.
12 Press a starter until the engine will not be started. Thus the fuel filter should be filled.
13 Pass on the car and check tightness of shlangovy connections.