Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 3 Saloon (E46) 318 i, BMW 3 Saloon (E46) 316 i View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change wheel bearing on BMW E46 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

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All the parts you need to replace – Wheel Bearing for 3 Saloon (E46) and other BMW models
How to change Wheel Bearing Kit on BMW E46 320d 2.0 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing Kit
How to change Wheel Bearing on BMW E46 320d 2.0 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Wheel Bearing
How to change Cap, wheel bearing on BMW E46 320d 2.0 – step-by-step instructions for straightforward car repair
Cap, wheel bearing
Tools
Replacement: wheel bearing – BMW E46. Tools you'll need:
Wire brush
WD-40 spray
Brake cleaner
Copper grease
Drive socket # 16
Drive socket # 46
HEX bit No.H6.
HEX bit No.H7.
Wheel impact socket #17
Ratchet wrench
Torque wrench
Tap wrench
Hammer
Pin punch
Flat Screwdriver
Crow bar
Wheel chock
Replacement: wheel bearing – BMW E46. Professionals recommend:
  • Do not re-use the bearing assembly of your AUDI A4 B6 car.
  • The wheel hub bearing replacement procedure is identical for both wheels on the same axle.
  • Warning! Shut down the engine before starting any work – BMW E46.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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