BMW 3 Series E30

since 1983-1994 release

Repair and operation of the car

+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engine
+ 4. Cooling system
+ 5. Heating and ventilation
+ 6. Fuel system
+ 7. Exhaust system
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Coupling
+ 10. Brake system
- 11. Running gear
   11.1.10. Back springs
   11.1.11. Bar of the back stabilizer of cross stability
   11.1.12. Levers of a back suspension bracket
   11.1.13. Bearings of back wheels
   11.1.14. Angles of installation of wheels
   11.1.2. Specifications
   11.1.3. Stabilizer of cross stability of a forward suspension bracket
   11.1.4. Suspension bracket lever
   11.1.5. Rack of a forward suspension bracket
   11.1.6. Springs or shock-absorber of a rack of a suspension bracket
   11.1.7. Spherical support
   11.1.8. Nave of a forward wheel and bearing
   11.1.9. Back shock-absorbers
   + 11.2. Steering
+ 12. Body
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Useful tips


11.1.12. Levers of a back suspension bracket

Removal and installation

1. Block forward wheels. Lift a back part of the car and establish on supports, remove wheels.
2. Remove the driveshaft, or disconnect a shaft from a reducer flange.
3. Disconnect a back hose of a brake from a tube on an arm of the back lever. Muffle a hose and a tube.
4. Disconnect a cable of the emergency brake (see subsection 10.10).
5. Disconnect the lower fastening of the shock-absorber, lower the lever.

6. Turn off nuts of axes of the lever, remove axes and remove the lever.
7. Check a condition of plugs of axes. In case of detection of cracks, replace hardenings of rubber or anguishes of the plug, having handed over the lever in a workshop. Diameter of the plug on the one hand is slightly more, this part is designated by a fillet. The party with a big diameter has to be turned on the internal lever towards the central part of the car, and on the external lever – from the car.
8. Assembly is carried out upside-down. At assembly raise the lever a jack to simitirovat actual height in the conditions of driving, and tighten nuts of axes with the set moment. Upon termination of remove air from brakes.