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Engine Torque Specifications for BMW 3-Series
BMW
1.8L-110ci-S4
BMW
1.9L-116ci-S4
BMW
2.5L-152ci-S6
BMW
2.8L-170ci-S6
Torque Specifications for BMW 3-Series
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
16 Ft-Lbs
192 In-Lbs
21.69 N-m
Connects: Anti Roll/Stabilizer Bar  To  Frame
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Anti Roll Bar Clamp Nuts
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Allen Grade:
71 Ft-Lbs
852 In-Lbs
96.26 N-m
Connects: Axle Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - 10mm ALLEN Bolts - Locking Teeth
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
61 Ft-Lbs
732 In-Lbs
82.7 N-m
Connects: Axle Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - 10mm ALLEN Bolts - WITHOUT Locking Teeth
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Grade:
74 Ft-Lbs
888 In-Lbs
100.33 N-m
Connects: Axle Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - 10mm TORX Bolts - Locking Teeth
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Grade:
61 Ft-Lbs
732 In-Lbs
82.7 N-m
Connects: Axle Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - 10mm TORX Bolts - WITHOUT Locking Teeth
Type: Bolt Dim: M 12 X 1.50 Length: Head: Allen Grade:
81 Ft-Lbs
972 In-Lbs
109.82 N-m
Connects: Axle Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - 12mm ALLEN Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: M 8 X 1.25 Length: Head: Grade:
48 Ft-Lbs
576 In-Lbs
65.08 N-m
Connects: Axle Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - 8mm TORX Bolts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
19 Ft-Lbs
228 In-Lbs
25.76 N-m
Connects: Brake Master Cylinder  To  Power Brake Booster
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Brake Master Cylinder Mounting Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:
12 Ft-Lbs
144 In-Lbs
16.27 N-m
Connects: Brake Rotor Front  To  Hub
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Brake Rotor Retaining Screw
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:
12 Ft-Lbs
144 In-Lbs
16.27 N-m
Connects: Brake Rotor Rear  To  Hub
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Brake Rotor Retaining Screw
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
26 Ft-Lbs
312 In-Lbs
35.25 N-m
Connects: Caliper  To  Caliper Mounting Bracket
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT - Guide Pins
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
26 Ft-Lbs
312 In-Lbs
35.25 N-m
Connects: Caliper  To  Caliper Mounting Bracket
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - Guide Pins
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
49 Ft-Lbs
588 In-Lbs
66.44 N-m
Connects: Caliper Mounting Bracket  To  Trailing Arm
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
81 Ft-Lbs
972 In-Lbs
109.82 N-m
Connects: Caliper Mounting Bracket  To  Steering Knuckle
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
16 Ft-Lbs
192 In-Lbs
21.69 N-m
Connects: Clutch Master Cylinder  To  Firewall
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Clutch Master Cylinder Mounting Bolts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
16 Ft-Lbs
192 In-Lbs
21.69 N-m
Connects: Clutch Release Cylinder  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Clutch Relase Cylinder Nuts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
34 Ft-Lbs
408 In-Lbs
46.1 N-m
Connects: Control Arm  To  Frame
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT - Rear Mounting Bracket Bolts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
45 Ft-Lbs
540 In-Lbs
61.01 N-m
Connects: Control Arm  To  Steering Knuckle
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT Control Arm Ball Joint Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
63 Ft-Lbs
756 In-Lbs
85.42 N-m
Connects: Control Arm  To  Cross Member
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT - Control Arm to Cross Member Nut
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
57 Ft-Lbs
684 In-Lbs
77.28 N-m
Connects: Control Arm-Lower  To  Frame
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - Piviot Bolt EXCEPT 318ti
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
81 Ft-Lbs
972 In-Lbs
109.82 N-m
Connects: Control Arm-Lower  To  Trailing Arm
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - Piviot Bolt EXCEPT 318ti
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
57 Ft-Lbs
684 In-Lbs
77.28 N-m
Connects: Control Arm-Upper  To  Frame
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - Piviot Bolt EXCEPT 318ti
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
81 Ft-Lbs
972 In-Lbs
109.82 N-m
Connects: Control Arm-Upper  To  Trailing Arm
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - Pivot Bolt EXCEPT 318ti
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
17 Ft-Lbs
204 In-Lbs
23.05 N-m
Connects: Damper Mounting Plate  To  Body
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR Upper Mount Nuts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
74 Ft-Lbs
888 In-Lbs
100.33 N-m
Connects: Damper/Shock Absorber  To  Trailing Arm
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR Lower Mounting Bolt
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
10 Ft-Lbs
120 In-Lbs
13.56 N-m
Connects: Damper/Shock Absorber  To  Damper Mounting Plate
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR Damper Shaft Nut
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
70 Ft-Lbs
840 In-Lbs
94.91 N-m
Connects: Differental Assembly  To  Body
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Front Mounting Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
59 Ft-Lbs
708 In-Lbs
79.99 N-m
Connects: Differental Assembly  To  Body
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Rear Mounting Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
52 Ft-Lbs
624 In-Lbs
70.5 N-m
Connects: Drain Plug  To  Differental Assembly
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Differential Drain Plug
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
37 Ft-Lbs
444 In-Lbs
50.17 N-m
Connects: Drain Plug  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - MANUAL Transmission Drain Plug
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
12 Ft-Lbs
144 In-Lbs
16.27 N-m
Connects: Drain Plug  To  Transaxle/Transmission Oil Pan
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC Transmission Drain Plug
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:
48 Ft-Lbs
576 In-Lbs
65.08 N-m
Connects: Drive Shaft  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Front U-Joint to Transmission
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Nut Grade: 10.9
48 Ft-Lbs
576 In-Lbs
65.08 N-m
Connects: Drive Shaft  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Rubber Coupling 10mm Grade 10.9
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Nut Grade: 8.8
35 Ft-Lbs
420 In-Lbs
47.45 N-m
Connects: Drive Shaft  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Rubber Coupling 10mm Grade 8.8
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade: 10.9
74 Ft-Lbs
888 In-Lbs
100.33 N-m
Connects: Drive Shaft  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Rubber Coupling 12mm Grade 10.9
Type: Bolt Dim: M 12 X 1.50 Length: Head: Nut Grade: 8.8
60 Ft-Lbs
720 In-Lbs
81.35 N-m
Connects: Drive Shaft  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Rubber Coupling 12mm Grade 8.8
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
48 Ft-Lbs
576 In-Lbs
65.08 N-m
Connects: Drive Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Rear U-Joint to Differential Lock Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
67 Ft-Lbs
804 In-Lbs
90.84 N-m
Connects: Drive Shaft  To  Differential Drive Flange
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Rear U-Joint to Differential Ribbed Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
34 Ft-Lbs
408 In-Lbs
46.1 N-m
Connects: Drop Link  To  Control Arm
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT Connecting Nut
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
52 Ft-Lbs
624 In-Lbs
70.5 N-m
Connects: Fill Plug  To  Differental Assembly
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Differential Fill/Level Plug
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
74 Ft-Lbs
888 In-Lbs
100.33 N-m
Connects: Fill Plug  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC Transmission Fill/Level Plug
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
37 Ft-Lbs
444 In-Lbs
50.17 N-m
Connects: Fill Plug  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - MANUAL Transmission Fill Plug
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
186 Ft-Lbs
2232 In-Lbs
252.18 N-m
Connects: Hub  To  Axle Shaft
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - Hub/Bearing Assembly to Axle Shaft Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
221 Ft-Lbs
2652 In-Lbs
299.64 N-m
Connects: Hub  To  Axle Shaft
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - M3 - Hub Assembly to Axle Shaft Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
215 Ft-Lbs
2580 In-Lbs
291.5 N-m
Connects: Hub  To  Steering Knuckle
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT Hub Nut
Type: Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Nut Grade:
31 Ft-Lbs
372 In-Lbs
42.03 N-m
Connects: Mount  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC & MANUAL - 10mm Nuts
Type: Dim: M 8 X 1.25 Length: Head: Nut Grade:
15 Ft-Lbs
180 In-Lbs
20.34 N-m
Connects: Mount  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC & MANUAL - 8mm Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:
15 Ft-Lbs
180 In-Lbs
20.34 N-m
Connects: Mount  To  Body
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Driveshaft Support Bearing Bracket Nuts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
57 Ft-Lbs
684 In-Lbs
77.28 N-m
Connects: Mount  To  Body
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - Trailing Arm Mount Bracket EXCEPT 318ti
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
16 Ft-Lbs
192 In-Lbs
21.69 N-m
Connects: Power Brake Booster  To  Firewall
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Brake Booster Mounting Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
31 Ft-Lbs
372 In-Lbs
42.03 N-m
Connects: Steering Gear  To  Center Member
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Steering Gear Mounting Nuts
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
46 Ft-Lbs
552 In-Lbs
62.37 N-m
Connects: Steering Wheel  To  Steering Column
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Steering Wheel Bolt
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
79 Ft-Lbs
948 In-Lbs
107.11 N-m
Connects: Strut  To  Steering Knuckle
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT
Type: Dim: M 12 X 1.50 Length: Head: Nut Grade:
32 Ft-Lbs
384 In-Lbs
43.39 N-m
Connects: Strut  To  Strut Mounting Plate
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT - 12mm Damper Shaft Nut - Allen Hex End
Type: Dim: M 12 X 1.50 Length: Head: Nut Grade:
47 Ft-Lbs
564 In-Lbs
63.72 N-m
Connects: Strut  To  Strut Mounting Plate
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT - 12mm Damper Shaft Nut - External Hex End
Type: Dim: M 14 X 1.50 Length: Head: Nut Grade:
47 Ft-Lbs
564 In-Lbs
63.72 N-m
Connects: Strut  To  Strut Mounting Plate
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT - 14mm Damper Shaft Nut - External Hex End
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
16 Ft-Lbs
192 In-Lbs
21.69 N-m
Connects: Strut Mounting Plate  To  Body
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - FRONT Upper Strut Mounting Nuts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Grade:
53 Ft-Lbs
636 In-Lbs
71.86 N-m
Connects: Tie Rod  To  Steering Gear
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Tie Rod to Steering Gear
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
11 Ft-Lbs
132 In-Lbs
14.91 N-m
Connects: Tie Rod  To  Tie Rod End
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Tie Rod End Lock Nut
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
33 Ft-Lbs
396 In-Lbs
44.74 N-m
Connects: Tie Rod End  To  Steering Knuckle
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Tie Rod to Steering Knuckle Nut
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
81 Ft-Lbs
972 In-Lbs
109.82 N-m
Connects: Trailing Arm  To  Mount
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - REAR - Trailing Arm Mount Pivot Bolt EXCEPT 318ti
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
5.5 Ft-Lbs
66 In-Lbs
7.46 N-m
Connects: Transaxle/Transmission Oil Pan  To  Transmission
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC Transmission Oil Pan Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Grade:
33 Ft-Lbs
396 In-Lbs
44.74 N-m
Connects: Transmission  To  Engine Block
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC - 10mm Bolts - Hex/Torx Head
Type: Bolt Dim: M 12 X 1.50 Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
61 Ft-Lbs
732 In-Lbs
82.7 N-m
Connects: Transmission  To  Engine Block
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC - 12mm Bolts - HEX Head
Type: Bolt Dim: Length: Head: Grade:
46 Ft-Lbs
552 In-Lbs
62.37 N-m
Connects: Transmission  To  Engine Block
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC - 12mm Bolts - TORX Head
Type: Bolt Dim: M 8 X 1.25 Length: Head: Grade:
17 Ft-Lbs
204 In-Lbs
23.05 N-m
Connects: Transmission  To  Engine Block
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC - 8mm Bolts - Hex/Torx Head
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Grade:
33 Ft-Lbs
396 In-Lbs
44.74 N-m
Connects: Transmission  To  Engine Block
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - MANUAL - 10mm Bolts - Hex/Torx Head
Type: Bolt Dim: M 12 X 1.50 Length: Head: Grade:
54 Ft-Lbs
648 In-Lbs
73.21 N-m
Connects: Transmission  To  Engine Block
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - MANUAL - 12mm Bolts - Hex/Torx Head
Type: Bolt Dim: M 8 X 1.25 Length: Head: Grade:
17 Ft-Lbs
204 In-Lbs
23.05 N-m
Connects: Transmission  To  Engine Block
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - MANUAL - 8mm Bolts - Hex/Torx Head
Type: Bolt Dim: M 10 X 1.50 Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
31 Ft-Lbs
372 In-Lbs
42.03 N-m
Connects: Transmission Crossmember  To  Body
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC & MANUAL - 10mm Bolts
Type: Bolt Dim: M 8 X 1.25 Length: Head: Hexagon Grade:
15 Ft-Lbs
180 In-Lbs
20.34 N-m
Connects: Transmission Crossmember  To  Body
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - AUTOMATIC & MANUAL - 8mm Bolts
Type: Dim: Length: Head: Nut Grade:
75 Ft-Lbs
900 In-Lbs
101.69 N-m
Connects: Wheel  To  Hub
Years: 1991-1999 Vote Record: Vote
Note: E36 - Lug Nuts