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      01-15-2012, 07:37 PM   #1
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Lug wrench included with 2012 BMW 535i?

Hello All,

I understand the F10 5er comes with run-flat tires thus not needing a spare tire in the trunk.
Does the car come with a lug wrench in case I need to tighten the lug bolt myself? I can't find it, but I just want to make sure before buying one.

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      01-15-2012, 08:56 PM   #2
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Hello All,

I understand the F10 5er comes with run-flat tires thus not needing a spare tire in the trunk.
Does the car come with a lug wrench in case I need to tighten the lug bolt myself? I can't find it, but I just want to make sure before buying one.

Thanks.
Not in the UK and I suspect likewise in the US - just do what I, and I imagine many other owners did, get yourself a torque wrench (140nm).
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Good to know. Thanks.
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No wrench, no jack, no spare in the US.
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      01-17-2012, 03:51 AM   #5
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You shouldn't loosen bolts with a torque wrench by the way, so for a proper job you need two - a normal 17mm socket and a torque wrench which covers the 140nm range. I always carry a normal extendable socket wrench in my trunk for nostalgic self defense reasons whereas my torque wrench stays in my toolbox for working on the car at home.
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