BMW 320i Timing Belt Or Timing Chain (2013 - 2018)

All BMW 320i engines have timing chains from the model years 2013 to 2018. All BMW 320i engines from 2013 to 2018 are interference.

Scroll down to see specific data for your model year below.

The timing belt (or chain) maintains the proper synchronization between the various engine components in a combustion engine.

If the belt or chain stretches or breaks, it can lead to catastrophic engine damage.

Timing belts have a recommended replacement interval, while timing chains are generally rated for the engines lifetime, although they need to be inspected occasionally.

BMW 320i Timing Belt Or Chain (2013 - 2018)
YearEngineBelt Or ChainInterferenceService Interval
20182.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20172.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20162.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20152.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20142.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime
20132.0Ltiming chaininterferencelifetime is a website designed to quickly find the timing belt (or chain) information for your vehicle.

Understanding the timing system in your vehicle or a possible purchase can save you money and headaches in the long run.

When in doubt, always consult with a professional mechanic.

Also, you can consult the vehicle's owner's manual.