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

Air Bag System Precautions -> BMW -> Arming
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

  • Ensure nobody is in vehicle, then connect battery positive cable, then ground cable.
  • From a safe position to the side of or below air bag modules, turn ignition On and observe air bag indicator lamp. Lamp s...

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BRAKE SERVICE PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Drum Brakes -> Tightening Specifications
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

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FUEL FILTER REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

BMW -> Component Locations -> 3 Series (Including M3, Z3, M Coupe & Roadster)
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

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

CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace -> Rear
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

Rear

  • Raise and support vehicle, then remove rear tire and wheel assembly.
  • Remove rear exhaust pipe.
  • Disconnect stabilizer from rear axle carrier and tilt down.
  • Remove axle nut.
  • Remove mounting bolts and remove halfshaft from diff...

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STARTER & ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Starter, Replace -> Automatic Transmission -> Manual Transmission
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

Automatic Transmission

  • Remove intake manifold as described in appropriate engine section.
  • Disconnect starter electrical connectors.
  • Remove starter motor brace nuts and mounting bolts.
  • Remove support mounting nut and starter motor.
  • Reverse procedure to install, noting the following.
    • Install new O-ring seals on intake manifold.
    • Torque support to starter to 44 inch lbs.
    • Torque support to crankcase to 35 ft. lbs.
    • Torque starter motor mounting bolts to 35 ft. lbs.
    • Torque M5 electrical leads to 49 inch lbs., M6 to 58 inch lbs. and M8 to 11 ft. lbs.

Manual Tr...

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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 -> Air Bag Warning Lamp ->
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

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RADIATOR & HOSE REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES FOR 1998 BMW 328I AUTOMOBILES

Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Vehicle: 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

Lower

  • Drain coolant into a suitable container.
  • Reposition hose clamp at radiator and remove hose.
  • Reposition hose clamp at water inlet and remove hose.
  • Remove hose from vehicle.
  • Reverse procedure t...

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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+.

Sensor & Switch Locations Diagram for 1998 BMW 328I  2.8 L6 GASSensor & Switch Locations Diagram for 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

Components on diagram:
  • Vehicle Speed Sensor
  • Left Fog Light
  • Right Fog Light
  • Left Front Brake Pad Sensor
  • Connector B-10
  • Evaporative Emission Systems Valve Diagram for 1998 BMW 328I  2.8 L6 GASEvaporative Emission Systems Valve Diagram for 1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS

    Components on diagram:
  • Evaporative Emission valve
  • Connector X-6120
  • Connector Y-6120
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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:
  • Trunk Light Switch
  • Anti Theft Control Module
  • Low Noise Microphone
  • Body Electronics Control Module
  • 1998 BMW 328I  2.8 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram1998 BMW 328I 2.8 L6 GAS Wiring Diagram

    Components on diagram:
  • Passenger's Seat Control Switch
  • Carbon Canister Valve
  • Wiper/Washer Module
  • Unloader Relay Terminal 15
  • Exhaust Gas Flap Valve
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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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