BMW 5 Series 6 (2010-2017) Torque Spec Settings

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Below you'll find the tightening torques for the BMW 5 Series 6 in both Nm and ft/lbs. The first table contains the most-used torque settings. The tables after it contain all torque spec values I could find.

Most-used torque specs for BMW 5 Series 6

Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Oil pan Drainage plug 30 22
  • F10
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Oil pan Drainage plug 30 22
  • F11
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Oil pan Drainage plug 30 22
  • F07
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Spark plugs Spark plugs 27 20
  • F10
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Wheels Wheel bolts 120 89
  • F10
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Wheels Wheel bolts 120 89
  • F10
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Wheels Wheel bolts 120 89
  • F11
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Wheels Wheel bolts 120 89
  • F11
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To make sure these are the correct tightening torque values, you can use the data below to verify this is the right model.

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  • Production years: 2010 - 2017
  • Generation: 6
  • Type of van: car
  • Model variant: Base

All Torque Settings in Tables

engine torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Oil pan Drainage plug 30 22
  • F10
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Oil pan Drainage plug 30 22
  • F11
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Oil pan Drainage plug 30 22
  • F07
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Oil filter Oil filter housing cover 25 18
  • F10
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Oil filter Oil filter housing cover 25 18
  • F11
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Oil filter Oil filter housing cover 25 18
  • F07
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Oil pump Oil pump drive gear nuts 10 7
  • F10
  • N63 Engine
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Oil pump Oil pump screws 24 18
  • F10
  • N63 Engine
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Cylinder head Cylinder head bolts 30 22
  • F10
  • N52 Engine
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Cylinder head Cylinder head bolts 25 18
  • F10
  • N63 Engine
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Spark plugs Spark plugs 27 20
  • F10
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Intake manifold Intake pipe nut 10 7
  • F10
  • N63 Engine
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Camshaft Exhaust camshaft to Lower and upper bearing banks 8 6
  • F10
  • N52 Engine
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drivetrain torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Transmission fluid pan Transmission crossmember screws 19 14
  • F10
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Transfer Transfer case oil filler plug 60 44
  • F10
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Transfer Transfer case oil drain plug 60 44
  • F10
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Transfer Transfer case screws 43 32
  • F10
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Transfer Servomotor screws 22 16
  • F10
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steering torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to

exhaust torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to

brakes torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Disc brake Front brake caliper 30 22
  • F10
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Disc brake Front brake caliper 30 22
  • F11
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suspension torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Wheels Wheel bolts 120 89
  • F10
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Wheels Wheel bolts 120 89
  • F11
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general torque settings

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Part Description Torque (Nm) Torque (ft/lbs) Remarks Applies to
Example of a 5 Series 6

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