2002 BMW 540 540iA specs & colors

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Stone Green / Black





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  • 12-way pwr front sport bucket seats w/adjustable thigh support
  • multi-function leather-wrapped sport steering wheel wheel
  • high-gloss shadowline trim



EPA Classification Compact

Front Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Front Wheel Material Alloy
Rear Wheel Material Alloy
Spare Wheel Material Alloy

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150

Engine Type Gas V8
Displacement 4.4L/268
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 290 @ 5400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 324 @ 3600

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 24 MPG
Cruising Range - City 333.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 18 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined N/A MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 444.00 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.57
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.20
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.51
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Reverse Ratio (:1) 4.10
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.81

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear 4-link Integral
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Brake ABS System Four-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.8 x 1.18 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.7 x 0.79 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 18.5 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal

Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.9
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 3.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 37.4 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P225/55R16
Rear Tire Size P225/55R16
Spare Tire Size P225/55R16

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs

Base Curb Weight 3803 lbs

Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 93.0 ft³
Front Head Room 37.4 in
Front Leg Room 41.7 in
Front Shoulder Room 56.8 in
Front Hip Room N/A in
Second Head Room 37.2 in
Second Leg Room 34.2 in
Second Shoulder Room 55.9 in
Second Hip Room N/A in
Wheelbase 111.4 in
Length, Overall 188.0 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 70.9 in
Height, Overall 55.7 in
Track Width, Front 59.5 in
Track Width, Rear 60.1 in
Min Ground Clearance N/A in
Liftover Height N/A in
Trunk Volume 11.0 ft³

Side-impact interlocking door anchoring system Standard
Universal garage door opener Optional
Instrumentation-inc: elect analog speedometer, tachometer, digital odometer & trip odometer Standard
Variable intermittent wipers-inc: vehicle-speed sensitive wiping interval, single-wipe control, heated washer jets Standard
LEV certified (4.4L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
10-way pwr front bucket seats w/pwr headrests Optional
Front map/rear reading lights Standard
Twin-tube gas pressure shock absorbers Standard
Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system (SRS) w/dual stage, dual-threshold deployment sensors Standard
Automatic ventilation system (can be programed to ventilate when parked) Optional
Direct ignition system Standard
Multi information display-inc: audio/accessory phone controls, on-board computer & check control vehicle monitoring system Optional
Rear window defroster Standard
4.4L (268) DOHC 32-valve V8 engine w/variable valve timing Standard
Remote keyless entry w/remote trunk/rear door release, panic button alarm Standard
Battery safety terminal Standard
4-wheel ventilated disc brakes w/Dynamic Brake Control Standard
Pre-wiring for CD changer/cellular phone Standard
Rear wheel drive Standard
Central locking system w/center console button & double-lock anti-theft system (leaves gas filler door unlocked) Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Burl walnut wood trim Optional
3-memory settings for driver seat position, safety belt height, steering wheel & exterior mirrors Standard
Pwr windows-inc: 1-touch open/close, anti-trapping pinch protection & retained accessory pwr Standard
All-season traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) Standard
Drop-down tool kit in trunk Standard
Front seat side-impact tube-deployed head protection system (HPS) Standard
5-speed automatic transmission w/OD Standard
Dual body-color pwr heated mirrors w/reverse gear activated passenger mirror auto-tilt-down Standard
3-point safety belts w/front automatic height adjusters, front tensioners & force limiters Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Exterior temp display w/audio freeze warning Standard
Automatic locking safety belt device for child seat w/tether anchor restraint Standard
Service interval indicator w/miles-to-service readout Standard
Full-size spare tire w/alloy wheel Standard
Front/rear stabilizer bars Standard
Automatic fuel cut-off (triggered by airbag deployment) Standard
Pwr tilt/slide moonroof w/1-touch open/close, sliding sunshade Optional
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
Glovebox w/rechargeable take-out flash light Standard
Leather-wrapped hand brake boot/grip & shift boot Standard
Montana leather upholstery/door trim Optional
Xenon headlights w/dynamic auto-leveling & automatic headlight control Optional
All-season traction control w/Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) Standard
Rain sensing windshield wipers Optional
Crash sensor automatically turn on hazard/interior lights & unlock doors Standard
Dual front cup holders & coin holder Standard
Double-pivot strut-type front suspension w/coil springs, aluminum control arms Standard
16" x 7.0" radial-spoke alloy wheels Optional
Multi-function steering wheel w/audio/cruise/air recirculation controls & pwr tilt telescoping w/auto-tilt-up Standard
Front door-mounted side-impact airbags Standard
Engine-speed-sensitive pwr rack & pinion steering Standard
Auto-dimming rearview mirror Optional
Adaptive transmission control Standard
Front dual zone automatic climate control w/micro-filter-inc: automatic recirculation, residual/rest heat features & max A/C button Standard
Halogen fog lights Standard
Coded driveaway protection (prevents engine from starting without proper key) Standard
4-wheel anti-lock brake system (ABS) Standard
Dual illuminated visor vanity mirrors Standard
P225/55R16 all-season SBR tires Standard
City 18/hwy 24 (4.4L engine/5-speed auto trans) Standard
Vehicle-specific memory-inc: daytime running lamps Standard
Courtesy lights w/theater-dimming feature Standard
Digital motor electronics system Standard
Cruise control Standard
Fully carpeted trunk w/luggage straps Standard
Front/rear door storage compartments Standard
4-link integral rear suspension Standard
Daytime running lights Standard
Heated driver door lock cylinder Standard
Anti-theft AM/FM stereo w/compact disc player-inc: Dolby B/C noise reduction, radio data system (RDS), auto-store, 4-channel FM diversity antenna, 10-speakers Standard

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