Do not reuse gaskets, O-rings or seals during reassembly. Remove spare tire from tire storage tray. See Front Axle Final Drive. The cargo area offers a spring loaded - roller blind and cargo net sim- ilar to the E39 Sport Wagon. The money you spend on the Bentley will be made back the first time you use it as a guide and save an hour of labor.
It allows mechanical opening of the gate actuator in the event of an electrical failure. Do not wash the car in direct sunlight. Use care when adding air to warm tires. Connecting rods and pistons The forged steel connecting rods use replaceable split-shell bearings at the crankshaft end and solid bushings at the piston pin end. Lubricate the seat runners with multipurpose grease. Describe the fuse locations of the E46.
This forces the gear cup into the camshaft helical gears to change camshaft timing. Oxygen sensors The engine management system in E46 models is equipped with multiple oxygen sensors. Remove cover hold down bolts. Buy electrical parts carefully, and be as sure as possible that a replacement is needed, especially for expensive parts such as electronic control units. Note: In this step, mass air flow sensor remains attached to rubber air duct.
Fuel in fuel line is under pressure approx. It is not necessary for the car to be raised and supported off the ground. Your common sense and good judgment are crucial to safe and successful service work. The best ones are made of heavy material for strength, have a wide base for stability, and are equipped to positively lock in their raised positions. Main grounds for ignition coils arrows.
The system can only be reset again after the vehicle has been driven approx. Note: For some bigger jobs, partial disassembly and inspection are required to determine a complete parts list. Use a funnel to pour the new oil into the engine. If there is gas in the tank, you should hear a sloshing sound at the filler neck. On older cars, check the tension spring that holds the wiper to the glass. Check aim of washer jets and adjust if necessary. Remove front and rear pump mounting bolts arrows.
Detach left and right engine mounts. Many reputable tool manufacturers offer good quality, moderately priced tools with a lifetime guarantee. Pay attention and stick to safety rules in this manual. Snap-ring and circlip pliers with special tipped jaws are used to remove and install snap-rings or circlips. An adjustable wrench can be a useful addition to a small tool kit. Check the battery terminals for corrosion or loose cable connections. A floor jack is not adequate support.
Lift up manifold enough to disconnect positive cables from starter motor terminal arrow. When the ignition is turned on, the service recommendation and miles remaining are displayed for a few seconds. This keeps the heat and the solder from traveling up the wire. Inspection I service Maintenance item Tools required New parts required Warm engine required Dealer service recommended Additional repair information New parts required Warm engine required Dealer service recommended Additional repair information Check braking performance, steering, heating, air conditioner operation. Use spot remover for grease and oil spots. If necessary, drive a short distance on the flat tire to get to a safe place.
The positive + side of the battery is the original voltage source, and ground is any return path to the negative — side of the battery, whether through the wiring harness or the car body. Note: See 611 Wipers and Washers for more information. Be sure to reinstall coil grounding harness. If it gets into eyes, flush them with water for several minutes and call a doctor. Design and compo- nent changes were developed to improve the ride quality and handling characteristics. Never work under a car that is supported only by a jack. Tools range in quality from inexpensive junk, which may break at first use, to very expensive and well-made tools for the professional.
Batteries produce explosive and noxious gasses. Severe injury can result from these things being caught in rotating parts. See 121 Battery, Alternator, Starter. Check for rust, moisture and contamination. The most convenient ones have a built-in ratchet, and can be preset to indicate when a specific torque value has been reached. Use carnauba or synthetic based products. On some models, a supplemental cooling 170 Radiator and fan is used.