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
   6.2. Specifications
   6.3. Check of system of injection
   6.4. Air stream measuring instrument
   6.5. Throttle branch pipe
   6.6. Fuel pressure regulator
   6.7. Nozzle of launch of the cold engine and thermotimer
   6.8. Check and replacement of nozzles
   6.9. Air proofreader of idling
   6.10. Order of a decompression of fuel system
   6.11. Check of pressure of fuel
   6.12. The fuel pump, pump of pumping and the fuel level sensor in a tank
   6.13. Fuel pipes and union
   6.14. Fuel tank
   6.15. Air filter
   6.16. Cable of the drive of a butterfly valve
   6.17. Carburetor
+ 7. Exhaust system
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Coupling
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Running gear
+ 12. Body
+ 13. Electric equipment
+ 14. Useful tips


6.16. Cable of the drive of a butterfly valve


1. Remove the air cleaner from a throttle branch pipe (on injector engines) of or the air filter (carburetor engines).
2. Make sure that when pressing a pedal the gate opens completely and is closed at a pedal otpuskaniye.
3. The gate should not touch the case, otherwise replace a throttle branch pipe assembled.


1. Warm up the engine and stop. Press an accelerator pedal to the full twice and check a free wheeling of a cable on the carburetor (throttle branch pipe).
2. If the free wheeling of a cable does not meet standard, then adjust, rotating a nut (A), holding a nut (In).


The procedure for injector engines, procedure for carburetor engines differs in nothing.

1. Disconnect the battery from weight.
2. Release adjusting nuts of a cable and get a cable from a cover arm on the soaking-up collector.
3. Squeeze a plastic clamp and push it in an arm groove.
4. Turn a butterfly valve and remove a cable through a cut in an arm.
5. Remove a cable from an arm, remove a plastic clamp.
6. Disconnect a cable from an accelerator pedal.
7. Stretch a cable through a partition from a motor compartment.
8. Installation is carried out upside-down. Adjust a cable.