Recommended replacement interval for the part category Spark Plug : 18 month / 30000 km
Important!
This replacement procedure can be used for:
BMW 3 Compact (E36) 323 ti, BMW 3 Saloon (E36) 323 i 2.5, BMW 3 Coupe (E36) 323 i, BMW 3 Convertible (E36) 323 i, BMW 3 Touring (E36) 323 i, BMW 5 Saloon (E39) 523 i, BMW 5 Touring (E39) 523 i

The steps may slightly vary depending on the car design.

How to change spark plug on BMW E36 [TUTORIAL AUTODOC]

Replacement: spark plugs – BMW E36. Tools you might need:
Replacement: spark plugs – BMW E36. Tools you might need:
Electronic spray
High-temperature anti-seize lubricant
Torque wrench
Drive socket # 10
Spark plug socket # 16
Ratchet wrench
Flat screwdriver
Crow bar
Fender cover
All the parts you need to replace – Spark Plug for 3 Saloon (E36) and other BMW models
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BMW 3 Saloon (E36) 323 i 2.5
Simple DIY car repair steps – Replacing Spark Plug on BMW 5 Saloon (E39) 523 i
BMW 5 Saloon (E39) 523 i
Easy tricks to help you to replace Spark Plug on BMW 3 Convertible (E36) 323 i
BMW 3 Convertible (E36) 323 i
Spark Plug removal & installation, incredibly easy steps for BMW 3 Coupe (E36) 323 i
BMW 3 Coupe (E36) 323 i
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BMW 3 Touring (E36) 323 i
Main steps for Spark Plug replacement on BMW 5 Touring (E39) 523 i
BMW 5 Touring (E39) 523 i
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BMW 3 Compact (E36) 323 ti
Replacement: spark plugs – BMW E36. AUTODOC experts recommend:
  • The replacement procedure is the same for all spark plugs.
  • Please note: all work on the car – BMW E36 – should be done with the engine switched off.
Carry out replacement in the following order:
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