taken from: BMW E36 Blog. Did you know, that your BMW 3 Series has an internal diagnostic program built into the computer? Not many people know about this.
BMW fault codes list and their descriptions. This are the Universal Error Codes you can see in DME using special scanners.
The correct operation of the sensors greatly affects the performance of the car. If, for example, fails the camshaft sensor, the car will start, but will not respond to pressing the gas pedal.
BMW 3 Series E36 fuse box diagram is presented below. But first a few comments. If someone doesn’t know, all bmw e36 fuse located under the hood on the right side closer to the driver under the black cover.
Reasons may be different – the flow meter is broken, the problem in the motor, busted fuel pump, etc.
On fuel injected engines are equipped with a management system Motronic one of the most important elements is the crankshaft position sensor (CKP sensor). It can answer for what the engine will start to fall at a certain speed from time to time.
Conventionally all the problems with the cooling system can be divided into 3 groups: the engine is overheating problems with the oven interior out the antifreeze (or other coolant) In any case, the cooling system BMW E36 is not his strong point,
Power steering system BMW E36 is quite simple. It is as if apart from the rest, in contact with the engine in the place of fastening of the steering pump and steering shaft near the steering rack.
The weak point of the car, the generator can not be called. BMW has installed the most common generators and the same problems to all. Those brushes are erased and erase rings that run these brushes.
the BMW e36 is quite simple washer system windshield, despite the many details in it. Most of these parts is different fastening elements.
Whether the air is there? If everything works correctly, you can not do anything. The main sign of the presence of problematic air in the cooling system is the temperature rise of the motor.
There is nothing easier… if there is a hole. If not, you can deal with lift jack, but may not like.