BMW Cars 1999-06

Firing Orders

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NOTE
To avoid confusion, always remove and label the wires one at a time, for replacement.



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Fig. M20 engineFiring Order: 1-5-3-6-2-4Distributor Rotation: Clockwise



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Fig. S14 EngineFiring Order: 1-3-4-2Distributor Rotation: Clockwise



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Fig. E36 4-Cylinder EnginesFiring Order: 1-3-4-2Distributorless Ignition



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Fig. E36 6-Cylinder EnginesFiring Order: 1-5-3-6-2-4Distributorless Ignition



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Fig. 1.8L (M42) and 1.9L (M44) Engines Firing order: 1-3-4-2 Distributorless ignition system



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Fig. 2.5L (M50), 2.8L (M52), and 3.0L (S50) Engines Firing order: 1-5-3-6-2-4 Distributorless ignition system



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Fig. 3.0L (M60), 4.0L (M60) and 4.4L (M62) Engines Firing order: 1-5-4-8-6-3-7-2 Distributorless ignition system



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Fig. 5.4L (M73) and 5.6L (S70) Engines Firing order: 1-7-5-11-3-9-6-12-2-8-4-10 Distributor rotation: Clockwise


NOTE
To avoid confusion, always replace spark plug wires one at a time.



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Fig. M50/M52/S50 Engines Engine Firing Order: 1-5-3-6-2-4 Distributorless Ignition System



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Fig. M60/M63 Engines Engine Firing Order: 1-5-4-8-6-3-7-2 Distributorless Ignition System

 
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