BMW Differential bearing set Type L / LW (E87, E90, E60, E70, Etc.)
173,00€ - 288,00€192,00€ - 320,00€
BMW Type L / LW Differential Repair Kit (Post-2006 Models)
Addressing Modern Challenges: BMW transitioned to Type L differentials after 2006, incorporating ball bearings for reduced friction. While this design reduced friction, the durability of ball bearings was compromised, leading to frequent whining noises. Our comprehensive kit offers a reliable solution to address the noisy differential issue found in many post-2006 BMW models.
Applicability: This kit is designed for L type differentials present in the following BMW models:
1 series: E81, E82, E87, E88, F20, F21
2 series:F22, F23
3 series: E90, E91, E92, E93, F30, F31, F34
4 series: F32, F33, F36
5 series: E60, E61
6 series: E63, E64
X4 series: F26
X5 series: E70, F15
X6 Series: F16
How to tell if your differential needs bearings replacement?
Symptoms of a Failing Differential: Notice a characteristic whine during acceleration or coasting? You might be dealing with a differential issue. Here's a quick test: simulate a tire warm-up by steering left and right during a drive. If the noise varies in intensity, you're likely hearing a wheel bearing. If it remains consistent, your differential bearings may require replacement.
RacingDiffs Quality Assurance: Our components match or exceed OEM standards, ensuring top-tier performance and longevity.
1x Crush sleeve shim
1x Small pinion bearing
1x Large pinion bearing
1x Input flange oil seal
2x Output flange oil seal
Determining the Right Set: Uncertain about your BMW's differential type and size? View our video guide which walks you through determining your specific differential using your VIN and the BMWFans.infodatabase.
For hands-on help, our installation tutorials in the video galleryoffer comprehensive guidance.