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A/C & HEATER SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Orifice Tube/Expansion Valve Locations -> Imported Cars & Light Trucks & Vans -> 1998-2000
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Disc Brakes -> Adjustments -> Parking Brake
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

Parking Brake
  • Ensure parking brake lever is fully released and cables operate freely, then raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove one wheel bolt from each wheel.
  • Rotate wheel until bolt hole is aligned with adjustment screw.
  • Turn adjusting screw until wheel can no longer turn.
  • On 1998-99 M3, 740 and 750 models, loosen adjusting screw eight notches.
  • On 323Ci, 325, 328Ci and 330 and 2000 323i and 328i and 1999 323i and 328i Sedan m...

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Fuel Filter Replacement -> Except X3 & Z4 -> Fuel System Pressure Relief -> Models w/Fitting Or Union Bolt Connection -> Models w/Fuel Hose Connection -> Removal & Installation
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

Do not smoke or allow an open flame of any type when working on or near any fuel system related components. The highly flammable vapor mixtures may ignite, resulting in serious personal injury.

After the battery has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal driveability symptoms may occur. The vehicle may need to be driven while it relearns its adaptive strategy.

Fuel System Pressure Relief

  • Obtain the vehicle owner's radio theft protection code.
  • Remove the fuel pump relay(s).
  • Start the engine and allow it to stall.
  • Crank engine for 10 seconds to ensure the fuel pressure has been...

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DRIVELINE, U-JOINT & CV AXLES REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

DRIVESHAFT, Replace -> w/Rear Constant-Velocity Joint -> With Slide
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

w/Rear Constant-Velocity Joint

  • Raise and support vehicle.
  • Remove exhaust system and heat shield.
  • Remove mounting bolts and exhaust suspension frame.
  • Remove transmission joint disk mounting nuts.
  • Remove mounting nuts and differential final drive flange constant-velocity joint.
  • Remove center bearing mounting bolts. Do not allow propeller shaft to fall into joints.
  • Bend propeller shaft downward at center mount and disconnect transmission or constant-velocity joint centering pin.
  • Protect constant-velocity joint with suitable transport cap.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the followi...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Alternator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

  • Remove intake air filter housing.
  • Lock fan coupling pulley in place using suitable holder tool. Fan nut has lefthand threads.
  • Remove fan and clutch assembly lefthand threaded nut using suitable wrench tool. Remove fan coupling.
  • Remove drive belt.
  • Remove mounting bolts and...

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CABIN AIR FILTER LOCATIONS & REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Cabin Air Filter Service -> BMW -> 1992-98 3 Series
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

Service interval is determined by the service indicator.

  • Obtain the radio anti-theft code prior to disconnecting the battery ground cable.
  • Disconnect the battery ground cable.
  • On all models except convertible, disengage the two air nozzles (located above the glove compartment) at the top. Position the nozzles straight ahead, then remove the nozzles.
  • On all models, remove the glove compartment retaining screws located at each side. On convertible models, the upper two screws are accessed through the air nozzle opening.
  • Disconnect the glove compartment lamp.
  • Remove the two lower glove ...

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MAINTENANCE LAMP RESET PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Automatic Transmission Indicator Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

The warning lamp is used to warn of a system fault. It will be lit during engine start-up, but should go out when the self-diagnostic system determines that the system is functioning properly. The warning lamp will also flash when the system ...

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Radiator, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

  • Raise and support vehicle, then drain coolant into suitable container.
  • Disconnect engine wiring harness holder.
  • Disconnect retainers, then remove mounting bolts and air intake filter housing.
  • Disconnect expansion rivets and remove intake hood.
  • Disconnect fan...

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SERPENTINE BELT SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

  • Remove fan cowl by lifting out expansion rivets on both sides.
  • Secure fan pulley with suitable securing tool, or equivalent, then remove fan. Fan has lefthand handed threads.
  • Loosen tensioner lock bolts, then turn tensioner with suitable wrench to receive tens...

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COMPONENT LOCATION DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Component location diagrams for most 1998 BMW 328I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.

Junction Box & Ground Locations Diagram for 1998 BMW 328I  2.8 L6 GASJunction Box & Ground Locations Diagram for 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Data Link Connector
  • Generator
  • Air Pump
  • Front Power Distribution Box
  • Connector D-100
  • Convertible Top & Rear Window Motor Diagram for 1998 BMW 328I  2.8 L6 GASConvertible Top & Rear Window Motor Diagram for 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Left Rear Window Motor
  • Right Rear Window Motor
  • Convertible Top Storage Lid Lock Motor
  • Connector X-10223
  • Connector X-10224
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    WIRING DIAGRAMS FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

    OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1998 BMW 328I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.

    1998 BMW 328I  2.8 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Washer Fluid Level Switch
  • Engine Control Module
  • Temperature Switch
  • Right Headlight
  • Right Fog Light
  • 1998 BMW 328I  2.8 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Body Electronics Control Module
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    TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETINS FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

    OEM TSB listings for most 1998 BMW 328I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.

    Document: Tools and Equipment
    Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
  • Labor Times, Manuals, Warranty, Aids
  • Document: Tools and Equipment
    Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

    Auto Systems:
  • Tools, Equipment
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    COMPONENT/PARTS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

    BRAKE SPECIFICATIONS: Brake drum, rotor, caliper, and related specifications for most 1998 BMW 328I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1970+.

    • Brake caliper mounting bolt torque
    • Brake drum runout, machining, & discard specs
    • Minimum brake lining thickness.
    • Brake rotor runout, parallelism, machining, discard, & finish specs

    A/C SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS: Air conditioning refrigerant capacity and type as well as lubricant capacity for most 1998 BMW 328I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+.

    • Refrigerant capacity & type, compressor oil viscosity, total system oil capacity & compressor clutch gap

    COOLING SYSTEM BLEED: Cooling system bleeder valve identification, bleeder type and bleed procedures for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1986+.

    PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE: Preventive maintenance recommendations and required services for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Includes severe and routine service schedules

    QUICK-LUBE and ILLUSTRATIONS: Fluid recommendations, capacities, drain plug torques, tire data, and severe service recommended preventive maintenance schedules. Information covers most 1998 BMW 328I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+. Engine and chassis service images.

    • Automatic transmission/transaxles capacities, lubricant recommendations
    • Differential/final drive capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Final drive fill & drain plug torques
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Manual transmission/transaxle capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities
    • Number of lubrication fittings & plugs
    • Power steering, brake, & clutch fluid recommendations
    • Engine oil capacities, API grade recommendations, SAE viscosity recommendations, drain plug torque
    • Severe service maintenance & interval recommendations
    • Tire sizes, wheel nut/bolt torque, pressures & rim sizes
    • Transfer case capacities, lube recommendations, grades, & viscosities

    TUNE-UP & DRIVEABILITY SPECIFICATIONS: Most tune-up specifications for most 1998 BMW 328I cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. and Canada from 1980+

    • Airflow sensor electrical specifications
    • Tensioning specifications for systems with automatic tensioners
    • Barometric pressure sensor specs
    • Battery group number and cranking performance
    • Crankshaft & camshaft position sensor resistance
    • Engine compression pressures
    • Coolant temperature sensor specs
    • Computer advance.
    • Diesel fuel temperature sensor resistance.
    • Distributor advance specifications
    • Ignition pickup coil resistance
    • Exhaust gas recirculation temperature sensor resistance
    • Engine fastener torque values
    • Firing order diagrams
    • Fuel system pressures
    • Generator (alternator) specs
    • Intake air temperature sensor specs
    • Ignition coil specifications
    • Fuel injector resistance
    • Engine idle speeds
    • Knock sensor resistance
    • Manifold absolute pressure sensor specs
    • Mixture control solenoid resistance
    • Voltage regulator specs
    • Spark plug applications & gaps
    • Starter motor electrical specs.
    • Tensioning specifications for systems without automatic tensioners
    • Throttle body temperature sensor resistance
    • Ignition timing in degrees at rpm
    • Transmission oil temperature sensor resistance
    • Throttle position sensor specs
    • Vacuum sensor valve specs

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