What should RPM be on a 2002 BMW 330i standard trans. cruising in 5th gear at 70-80 MPH.

Asked by Aug 17, 2016 at 09:04 AM about the 2002 BMW 3 Series 330Ci Convertible RWD

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What RPM is yours running at?

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Here is a calculator to determine RPM and gear ratio's.....http://www.bokchoys.com/differential/e46_gear_ratio_calculator.htm

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Depends on if you have the stock gearing, around 3000-3500rpm is about right.

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