This rebair manual is intended to ensure tha’t the maintenance and repair work required for BMW cars is done in
the correct manner. Therefore this manual should be used by inspetitors and fitters as it helps to supplement the
practical and theoretical knowledge they have acquired at our service training school.
The relevant specifications are always provided at the begihning of each main group.
The specifications apply to standard cars that have not been involved in an accident and have not been modified
after leaving the factory.
Basical \& speaking,
the Touring models are identical with the saloons so that in the specifications and values
quoted reference is only made to points in which the Touring models differ from the other cars.
The group system applied in this manual is taken from our flat rate catalogue.
For example, page,32-21/6 means:
page in sub-group
,The spgcial tools required for good repair work are listed in our special tool catalogue - order
No. 01 99 9 099 420. Photographs have been provided to, show how the special tools must be applied for the
Remo;al/dkassembly is always described for each operation. If fitting/assembly b not possible in the opposite
,ord,e[ a “note when fitting” is provided.
The f‘&??wing’supplements are both alterations and additions. If the word “alteration” has been printed on the
she&,&take out the sheet already provided and insert the new one in its place. Sheets marked “addition” must
sir$p’ly$e added to the existing manual without removing any old sheets.
On the following page a list should be provided of the supplements inserted in the repair manual.
AJ5arf.%om the’improvements announced by regular circular notes, we recommend that the spare parts catalogues
- wh?ccb have clear’illustrations -
are used as an additional source of information.
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BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE AG
‘CUSTOMER SERVICE DEPARTMENT
Published by Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, Miinchen 40, W+est Germany, Customer Se?vice Department.
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