BMW 3 E36 1990-... - manual repair, maintenance and operation of the vehicle.

Guidance on repair and maintenance of BMW 3 E36 1990 model year.

Service Manual
M3, 318i, 323i, 325i, 328i I Sedan, Coupe and Convertible


This service manual covers 1992 through 1998 BMW 3 Series models, and is specifically designed to cover only those models built for sale in the United States.

BMW, and most accessories and parts sellers specializing in BMWs, refer to the 3 Series cars covered by this manual as the E36 model. The code is E36 BMWs internal code for the basic platform shared by all of the cars covered by this manual. Except for the engine and a few other components, the models covered by this manual, share many of the same components such as suspension parts, body panels, and the interior pieces.

General Data and Maintenance



Suspension, Steering and Brakes


Body Equipment

Electrical System

Equipment and Accessories

Electrical Wiring Diagrams