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BMW All-Wheel Drive and Traction Control Information

When the Bureau of Automotive Repair asked manufacturers of vehicles sold in California to provide information regarding compatibility of their vehicles with single-axle dynamometers, BMW provided the following additional information. Please see the main AWD page for general information about BMW all-wheel drive or the main traction control page for general information about BMW traction control systems.

Model Year
Engine Family

All-Wheel Drive

Traction Control
1988
JBM2.5V5F358
AWD
 
 
 
 

 

1989
KBM2.5V5F359
AWD
 
 
 
 
 
1990
LBM2.5V5F35X
AWD
 
 
 
 
 
1991
MBM2.5V5F350
AWD
 
1991
MBM3.4V5F67X
 
disengageable
1991
MBM5.0V5F672
 
disengageable
 
 
 
 
1992
NBM3.4V5F670
 
disengageable
1992
NBM5.0V5F673
 
disengageable
 
 
 
 
1993
PBM3.4V5F672
 
disengageable
1993
PBM4.0V5F601
 
disengageable
1993
PBM5.0V5F675
 
disengageable
 
 
 
 
1994
RBM1.8VHGAEA
 
disengageable
1994
RBM2.5VJGFEA
 
disengageable
1994
RBM3.0VJGAEA
 
disengageable
1994
RBM4.0VJGAEA
 
disengageable
1994
RBM5.0V8GAEA
 
disengageable
 
 
 
 
1995
SBM2.5VJGFEA
 
disengageable
1995
SBM3.0VJGFEA
 
disengageable
1995
SBM4.0VJGFEA
 
disengageable
1995
SBM5.4V8GFEK
 
disengageable
 
 
 
 
1996
TBM1.9VJGKEK
 
disengageable
1996
TBM2.8VJGKEK
 
disengageable
1996
TBM4.4VJGFEK
 
disengageable
1996
TBM5.4V8GFEK
 
disengageable
 
 
 
 
1997
VBM1.9VJGFEK
 
disengageable
1997
VBM1.9VJGKFK
 
disengageable
1997
VBM2.8VJGKEK
 
disengageable
1997
VBM2.8VJGKFK
 
disengageable
1997
VBM4.4VJGKEK
 
disengageable
1997
VBM5.4V8GFEK
 
disengageable
 
 
 
 
1998
WBMXV01.9M44
 
disengageable
1998
WBMXV02.8M52
 
disengageable
1998
WBMXV02.8Z35
 
disengageable
1998
WBMXV04.4M62
 
disengageable
1998
WBMXV05.4M73
 
disengageable