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From 2002 to 2009, the BMW 7-Series represented the pinnacle of the brand’s luxury sedan offerings, boasting advanced technology and sumptuous comfort. This generation of the 7-Series, the E65/E66, introduced several groundbreaking features, including the innovative iDrive infotainment system, which consolidated various vehicle functions into a central control interface. While polarizing due to its distinctive proportions and angular styling, the exterior design showcased BMW’s commitment to pushing the boundaries of luxury and technology. Inside, the 7-Series pampered occupants with premium materials, exquisite craftsmanship, and many high-end amenities. Options like adaptive cruise control, active steering, and an advanced parking assistance system demonstrated BMW’s dedication to enhancing driver convenience and safety. In terms of driving dynamics, this generation of the 7-Series delivered a balance between ride comfort and athletic handling, thanks to an adaptive air suspension and rear-wheel steering.



BMW 7-Series specification, engine oil capacity, spark plug gap, safety rating, fuel consumption, transmission, and light bulb sizes.


  • E65
  • E66

Engine 4.4L 8-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended oil viscosity: 5W-30
  • Oil certification: API
  • Drain plug torque: 26 ft-lbs
  • Oil capacity: 8.5 quarts

Spark Plug Gap

  • 4.4L 8-Cylinder: 0.032”


  • Capacity: 23.3gal (88.0L)

Washer Fluid

  • Capacity: 6.3qt (6.0L)

Automatic Transmission and Differential

  • Type: Lifetime fluid, no fluid change required.



  • Petrol:
    • 3.0 L M54/N52 I6
    • 3.6–4.8 L N62 V8
    • 6.0 L N73 V12
  • Diesel:
    • 3.0 L M57 I6 turbo
    • 3.9–4.4 L M67 V8 twin-turbo


  • 6-speed automatic

Fuel Consumption

bmw fuel comparison 7 series


Front Lights

  • Front Fog Light Bulb: H3-55
  • Front Inner Turn Signal Light Bulb:
    • 3157-SCK
    •  3457NAK
  • Front Outer Turn Signal Light Bulb: 2827
  • High Beam Headlight Bulb: H7-55W
  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb: HID-D2S
  • Stepwell Light Bulb: 2825L
  • LED Angel Eye Headlight Kits 10WE39

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 921
  • Brake Light Bulb: LED
  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED
  • License Plate Light Bulb: 2825L
  • Parking Light Bulb:
    • 3157-SCK
    • 3457NAK
  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb:
    • 12496
    • 7506
  • Tail Light Bulb: LED

Interior Lights

  • Interior Door Light Bulb: 6418
  • Map Light Bulb: 2886X
  • Rear Reading Light Bulb: 2886X
  • Trunk Light Bulb: 6411
  • Vanity Mirror Light Bulb: 6411