Created with the weekend mechanic in mind, this extensively illustrated manual features 101 projects that will help you maintain, restore, modify, and enhance your 3 Series sedan.
Have you ever wanted to do your own maintenance and performance upgrades on your BMW 3 Series, but were afraid to try? Tired of paying your mechanic to perform routine maintenance?
With more than 400 color photographs and 272 pages of never-before-compiled technical content focusing on the 1982 through 2000 models, this book gives you all the necessary knowledge, pitfalls to avoid, and costs associated with performing an array of weekend projects.
Presented in a clear, colorful, and concise format, this book allows you to quickly determine how each project will improve your BMW, tools you'll need, how much it will cost, and how to do it step by step.
Whether it's repairing your engine or fitting new wheels, author Wayne R. Dempsey guides you through the process, along with endless tips and tricks garnered from years of working on these wonderful German sports sedans.
The book covers:
- Basics, including jacking up your car and replacing air and fuel filters
- Fuel injection
- Water cooling
- Transmission/drive axles/shifter
- Body/interior trim
- Gauges and electrical systems
- Additional topics, including adding personal touches and dyno testing.