Bmw X5 timing belt or chain? (1999 – 2017)

Does A Bmw X5 Have A Timing Belt (Cambelt) Or A Chain?

Here is a list of timing belts and timing chains for a Bmw X5. Reference the model year with the corresponding engine to see if your car has a belt or a chain.


Bmw X5
Model YearEngineBelt / Chain
1999 - 2006 (E53)3.0i M54B30 I6timing chain
4.4i (N62B44 & M57TUD30)timing chain
4.6is M62B46 V8timing chain
4.8 L N62B48 V8timing chain
3.0d M57D30 I6timing chain
2007 - 2013 (E70)3.0 L N52B30 (si &xDrive30i)timing chain
3.0L N55B30 (xDrive35i)timing chain
3.0 L M57TU2D30 Diesel (3.0d, xDrive30d, xDrive35d)timing chain
4.8L N62B48 (4.8i & xDrive48i)timing chain
4.4L N63B44 (xDrive50i)timing chain
4.4L S63B44 V8timing chain
2013 - 2017 (F15)3.0L N55B30timing chain
4.4L N63B44 twin turbotiming chain
4.4L 575 hp V8 twin-turbo (X5 M)timing chain
2.0L N47D20 Diesel (sDrive25d &xDrive25d)timing chain
3.0L N57D30Ol Diesel (xDrive30d)timing chain
3.0L N57D30TOP (xDrive40d)timing chain
3.0L N57D30S1 (M50d)timing chain
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