BMW M62

The BMW M62 is a V8 piston engine, built in Munich, Germany. It has an aluminum block with 98 mm bore centers and two aluminum DOHC cylinder heads. The M62 block is unique in that it does not use cast iron liners, which are less able to dissipate heat than aluminum. The aluminum alloy used to manufacture the M62 block contains high levels of silicon. The block is etched to expose the silica, creating a bearing surface in the cylinder. The earlier M60 V8 used Nikasil cylinder wall coating, which was abandoned for Alusil after the adverse effects of burning gasoline containing sulfur in nickel plated combustion chambers were discovered. All M62 engines use Alusil blocks, which is not subject to the corrosion problem associated with ... from Wikipedia

Manufactured by BMW

Production periode

  • 1994–2005

BMW M62 Videos

2005 Range Rover 4.4 BMW M62 Engine 0 - 170 kph.
2005 Range Rover 4.4 BMW M62 Engine 0 - 170 kph.
'97 BMW E39 M62 540 suspension overhaul PSS coilovers
'97 BMW E39 M62 540 suspension overhaul PSS coilovers
Euro 2 @ BMW 4.4 M62 V8 engine
Euro 2 @ BMW 4.4 M62 V8 engine
BMW E39 535i V8 M62 Male Palenie Small Burnout 245 HP
BMW E39 535i V8 M62 Male Palenie Small Burnout 245 HP
How to change a dead  OSV on a BMW E38 7 Series with an M62 V8 4.4L engine.
How to change a dead OSV on a BMW E38 7 Series with an M62 V8 4.4L engine.
coin standing on m62 bmw 540 engine - part2
coin standing on m62 bmw 540 engine - part2

Engine data

  • 3.5 L (3498 cc/213 in³) 4.4 L (4398 cc/268 in³) 4.6 L (4619 cc/281 in³) 4.9 L (4941 cc/301 in³)

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BMW M62 tests and reviews from the web

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BMW X6 M – Tech Review and Opinion | CarGuyDad:  You've seen the BMW mini-site, you kind of know the details. Here is my quick take on the vehicle, having seen it in person. E30 M3 owners and other M-faithful, read more
Full Test: 2000 BMW M5:  The BMW M5 is slammed up hard against that ceiling and we think paying more for ... Based on the M62, 4.4-liter DOHC mill in the 282-horsepower 540i, the ... read more
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