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Engine 3.0L 6-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-30

  • Oil certification: API

  • Drain plug torque: 19 ft-lbs

  • Oil capacity: 7.0 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 3.0L 6-Cylinder: 0.032"

Fuel

  • Capacity: 18.5gal (70.0L)

Washer 

  • Capacity: 3.2qt (3.0L)

Brake Fluid

  • Type: DOT4 (81220142156)

Transmission Fluid

  • Capacity: 10 liters

Powertrain 


Engine

  • Petrol:

    • 2.0 L N46 I4

    • 2.2–3.0 L M54/N52/N53 I6

    • 3.0 L N54 I6 turbo

    • 4.0–4.8 L N62 V8

    • 5.0 L S85 V10

  • Diesel- turbocharged:

    • 2.0 L M47/N47 I4

    • 2.5–3.0 L M57 I6

Transmission

  • 6-speed manual

  • 6-speed automatic

  • 6-speed SMG-II

  • 7-speed SMG-III

References


  1. 2004 BMW 5-Series Owners Manual 

  2. BMW 5-Series - Wikipedia.org

  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTSA.gov

Lights

Front Lights   

  • Front Fog Light Bulb: 9006

  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 2825

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb: 12496

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb: H7-55W

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb:

    • H7-55W

    • HID-D2S

  • Stepwell Light Bulb: 6418

  • LED Angel Eye Headlight Kits: 10WE39

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 921

  • Brake Light Bulb: 7506

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 6418

  • Parking Light Bulb: 2825

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 12496

    • 7506

  • Tail Light Bulb: 7506

Interior Lights

  • Courtesy Light Bulb: 6486X

  • Dome Light Bulb: 6411

  • Glove Box Light Bulb: 6418

  • Map Light Bulb: 64113

  • Rear Reading Light Bulb: 47830

  • Trunk Light Bulb: 6411

  • Vanity Mirror Light Bulb: 6411