BMW 7_ая the E38 series from 1994 to 2002
1. Introduction
2. Governing bodies and operation receptions
2.1. Access, protection
2.1.1. Keys, uniform lock and DU panel
2.1.2. Doors and trunk lid
2.1.3. Access to podkapotny space
2.1.4. Access to a jellied mouth of a fuel tank
2.1.5. Top hatch
2.1.6. Windows of doors
2.1.7. Anticreeping system
2.2. Elements of systems of safety
2.3. Car equipment, arrangement of devices and governing bodies
2.4. Devices of ensuring comfort
2.5. Receptions of operation and auxiliary systems
3. Settings and routine maintenance of the car
4. Engine
5. Systems of cooling of the engine, heating, ventilation and air conditioning
6. A power supply system and production of the fulfilled gases
7. Systems of electric equipment of the engine
8. Manual box of gear shifting and coupling
9. Automatic transmission
10. Kardanny and power shafts, reducer, differential and stupichny assemblies
11. Brake system
12. Suspension bracket and steering
13. Body
14. Onboard electric equipment
15. Electric equipment schemes



2.1.3. Access to podkapotny space


  1. Pull on itself the handle of an otpuskaniye of a latch of the lock of the cowl, located at the left under the dashboard.
  1. For final release of a cowl wring out the additional clamp located at the left behind a front grille and pull a cowl up.

Previously make sure that levers of screen wipers are not taken away from glass.

The cowl keeps in open situation by means of racks.


  1. Before slamming a cowl, make sure that in an impellent compartment tools, rags and other extraneous subjects are not left.
  2. For closing of a cowl release it from height about 30 see.
  3. Check reliability of fixing of a cowl in a closed position, having pulled it up for a first line.

In order to avoid damage of a paint and varnish covering it is not necessary to pressurize leaky closed cowl hands, - it will be correct to open again it and to release from small height.

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2.1.4. Access to a jellied mouth of a fuel tank