Does my BMW have B47 engine?
The BMW B47 is a four-cylinder common rail diesel engine produced by BMW. It debuted in 2014 as the successor to the previous N47 engine….BMW B47.
|BMW B47 engine|
|Turbocharger||Single or twin-turbo|
|Fuel system||Common rail direct injection|
|Fuel type||Diesel fuel (DIN EN 590)|
Which BMW uses N47?
BMW N47 is a four-cylinder common rail diesel engine that has many improvements over its predecessor, the M47. In 2014 it was replaced with the B47….BMW N47.
|BMW N47 engine|
|Successor||BMW B37 (D16, 1.6L), BMW B47 (D20, 2.0L)|
How do I know if my BMW has a N47 engine?
The easiest way to tell are as follows:
- Exhaust pipe – Cars with the oval shaped exhaust pipe have the N47 engine and DPF fitted.
- Start/stop – Cars fitted with the N47 engine also have Efficient Dynamics which means the engine will cut out automatically to save fuel when stationery in traffic and car is put in neutral.
What engine does the F10 have?
BMW 5 Series (F10)
|BMW 5 Series (F10/F11/F07)|
|Engine||Petrol: 2.0 L N20 turbo I4 2.5-3.0 L N52/N53 I6 3.0 L N55 turbo I6 4.4 L N63 twin-turbo V8 Diesel – turbocharged: 2.0 L N47/B47 I4 3.0 L N57 I6 Petrol-electric hybrid: Parallel (ActiveHybrid 5) Plug-in (530 Le)|
|Wheelbase||2,968 mm (116.9 in)|
Is N47 really that bad?
N47C (03/07) engines are safe as they have rectified the parts which break and lead to timing chain failure. All the 5 series 320D suffer from timing chain issues, as they never had N47C. So if you wish to go for 320D, then make sure it has N47C. Hang on, the timing chain affects issue all N47s up to around 2011!
Is the BMW N47 engine any good?
Models from this era suffer from a specific problem, the N47 engine has a weakness; basically the power plant is prone to excessive timing chain wear. Throughout 2013 and 2014 BMW owners have reported numerous cases of engine failures, many of which led to terminal decline.
Is the BMW N47 a good engine?
What is my BMW E number?
BMW E and F Numbers The E in E-number stands for the German word Entwicklung – meaning Development. E numbers are the factory code numbers given to new cars in the process of development prior their official sales name has been allocated. When E numbers reached triple digits, they became F numbers.
Is the N47 engine being replaced by B47?
BMW Replaces N47 Engine With the New B47. BMW Replaces N47 Engine With the New B47. Being one of the best engines BMW has ever built, the N47 is now being replaced. For every new model launch, BMW has always paid attention to comfort and performance.
What kind of engine does a BMW B47 have?
BMW B47. The BMW B47 is a four-cylinder common rail diesel engine produced by BMW. It debuted in 2014 as the successor to the previous N47 engine.
How does the 2015 BMW B47 compare to the 2015 B47?
Today I borrowed my brother-in-law’s 2015 B47 and it was an interesting comparison. I would say the B47 is fractionally quieter and smoother but there really is very little in it, in fact I found his more rattley when cold but things settle down once the engine was warm.
Why is the N47 engine so noisy?
After the mitigation, there were far fewer engine failures due to it, but the N47 continued to experience timing chain stretch which allowed for a noisy engine. The user CalamariFrittion Boards.ie(who seemsto be knowledgeable – Post #12), had this to say: