35 31 000 

Note:

Remove and install instrument panel trim, refer to notes in Gr. 51
Remove brake light switch, refer to notes in Gr. 61
If applicable, remove clutch switch. Remove retaining plate, refer to 35 11 000

Removing and installing clutch pedal BMW 3 E36

Take off locking clip for shaft pin of clutch-sensor cylinder.

Version with return spring for clutch pedal:

Disconnect return spring. Push out shaft pin.

Installation:

Grease sliding surfaces.

Removing and installing clutch pedal BMW 3 E36

Version with over-centre helper spring:

Hold clutch pedal tightly, push out shaft pin, pull up clutch pedal slowly and take off overcentre helper spring.

Installation:

Grease sliding surfaces.

Check for correct seating of spring holder in mounting block!

Removing and installing clutch pedal BMW 3 E36

Assembly of over-centre helper spring:

  1. Spring retainer
  2. Over-centre helper spring
  3. Guide pin
  4. Bearing pin
  5. Locking clip

Removing and installing clutch pedal BMW 3 E36

Over-centre helper spring from model 3/97:

  1. Spring retainer, black
  2. Over-centre helper spring
  3. Spring retainer, grey

Removing and installing clutch pedal BMW 3 E36

Take off locking clip (1) for clutch pedal.

Pull off clutch pedal (2).

Installation:

Check bearing sleeves, replacing if necessary.
Grease sliding surfaces.