1989-1991 BMW M3 (E30)
OEM – X5DC from BOSCH: $2.98*6+ = $17.88 +s/h (BMW Part#: 12 12 9 061 882) .024-.028” adjustable
1996-1999 M3 (E46)
Bosch FGR8KQC from BOSCH: (BMW Part #: (12 12 9 069 877) Non Adjustable
One tube of anti-seize compound = $04
two wrenches to remove/replace your spark plugs:
- 5/8" spark plug socket
- 10mm socket
- Ratchet handle
- 6" extension
These version are in toolbox, which is in your trunk. You can also at Sears/Lowes etc, for much less than the money you would spend by going to the $tealer.
If you know of places to pick up spark plugs for the 1996-1999 and 2000-2001 (including BMW Part #s and Spark Plug Numbers for ’00-01) models please email me and I will add them to this web page. Also if you have any DIY guides I will post them. Credit is always given at the bottom of all pages.