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


11.1.8. Nave of a forward wheel and bearing



After removal knot the nave/bearing becomes unsuitable to further operation and its replacement is required.

Removal and installation

1. Release wheel bolts, lift a front of the car and remove a wheel.
2. Bring down a nave cap.
3. Raskontrite a nave nut, having straightened the pressed part of a fillet.
4. Establish a wheel and lower the car. Release a nave nut (but do not turn off completely).


The nut of a nave should be turned off (to tighten) when the car is removed from a jack.

5. Again lift the car and remove a wheel.
6. Remove a support of a brake and an arm (see subsection 10.6), take aside and fix, without allowing hang on a brake hose.
7. Remove a brake disk (see subsection 10.6).
8. Turn off a nut of a nave and remove a nave assembled with подшипникамис pins, if necessary displace a nave blows of the Hummer.

9. If on a pin there is an internal holder of the bearing, then remove a mud-reflector (rubber cover) and a stripper press a holder.
10. Replace a rubber cover of the bearing.

11. Establish a new nave, if necessary to a napressuyta a nave through the mandrel resting against an internal holder of the bearing.
12. Wrap a new nut by hand.
13. Establish a disk of a brake and a support.
14. Tighten a nave nut with the set moment (having lowered the car).
15. Lift the car and remove a wheel.
16. Zakontrite a nut, having pressed a fillet into a groove on a pin.
17. Grease a nave cap with sealant and a napressuyta a cap on a nave.

18. Establish a wheel and lower the car.