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Chassis

  • Type: 

    • E81

    • E82

    • E87

    • E88

Engine 3.0L 6-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 0W-30

  • Oil certification: API

  • Drain plug torque: 19 ft-lbs

  • Oil capacity: 6.9 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.0L 6-Cylinder: 0.044"

Engine Coolant

  • Type: G11

  • Capacity: 7.60qt (7.2L)

Fuel

  • Capacity: 14.0 gal (53.0L)

Manual Transmission Fluid

  • TypeBMW Lifetime transmission oil MTF-LT-2 

  • Capacity: 1.58 qt(1.5L)

Automatic Transmission Fluid

  • Type: BMW Lifetime transmission oil (BMW 83 22 0 142 516)

  • Capacity: 3.17qt (3.0L)

Power Steering Fluid

  •  Type: Dexron II or Pentosin CHF11S

Washer Fluid

  • Capacity: 6.3 qts (6.0L)

Brake Fluid

  • Type: DOT4

Powertrain


Engine

  • Petrol:

    • 1.6-2.0 L N43/N45/N46 I4

    • 3.0 L N52 I6

    • 3.0 L N54/N55 I6 turbo

  • Diesel- turbocharged:

    • 2.0 L M47/N47 I4

Transmission

  • 5-speed Manual

  • 6-speed Manual

  • 6-speed ZF 6HP Automatic

  • 7-speed Magna 7DCI600 M-DCT dual-clutch

Fuel Consumption


Fuel Consumption BMWQ

References


  1. 2013 BMW 1-Series Owners Manual 
  2. BMW 1-Series - Wikipedia.org
  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov
  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTSA.gov

Lights

Front Lights

  • Daytime Running Light Bulb: H8-35W

  • Front Fog Light Bulb: H8-35W

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 12496

    • 7507AST

  • High Beam and Low Beam Headlight Bulb: HID-D1S

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb: H7LL

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb: H7LL

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 921K

  • Brake Light Bulb:

    • 7506L

    • 64136L

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED

  • License Plate Light Bulb: LED

  • Parking Light Bulb: 2825L

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb: 12496

  • Tail Light Bulb: LED

Interior Lights

  • Courtesy Light Bulb: 2825L

  • Dome Light Bulb: 2886X

  • Glove Box Light Bulb: 6418

  • Map Light Bulb: 2886X

  • Trunk Light Bulb: 6411

  • Vanity Mirror Light Bulb: 6411