When to replace the Wiper Blades on your BMW Z3
Recommended replacement interval for the part category Wiper blade : 12 month
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) M 3.2, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) 2.2 i, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) 3.0 i, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) 1.9 i, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) 2.0 i, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) 1.9 i, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) M 3.2, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) 2.8 i, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) 1.8 i, BMW Z3 Roadster (E36) 1.9 i View more

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

This video shows the replacement procedure of a similar car part on another vehicle

All the parts you need to replace – Wiper Blades for Z3 Roadster (E36) and other BMW models
Tools
Replacement: windshield wipers – BMW Z3 (E36). Tools you might need:
Flat Screwdriver
Replacement: windshield wipers – BMW Z3 (E36). Tip from AUTODOC experts:
  • Always replace front wiper blades together. It will ensure efficient and uniform cleaning of the windshield.
  • Don't confuse the wiper blades of the driver and passenger side.
  • The replacement procedure for both wiper blades is identical.
  • All work should be done with the engine stopped.
Replacement: windshield wipers – BMW Z3 (E36). Use the following procedure:
  1. Step 1
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    Prepare the new windscreen wipers.
  2. Step 2
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    Pull the wiper arm away from the glass surface until it stops.
  3. Step 3
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    Press the clip. Use a flat screwdriver.
  4. Step 4
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    Remove the blade from the wiper arm.
    Replacement: windshield wipers – BMW Z3 (E36). Tip:
    When replacing the wiper blade, take caution to prevent the spring-loaded wiper arm from hitting the glass.
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