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The K75 - Parts

K75 Parts

List of K75 Parts, OEM and replacement. USE AT YOUR OWN RISK - based on non-validated Internet Message Board Commentary. Note that the IBMWR maintains a very good list here.

Replacement Parts

PART BMW OEM # AFTERMARKET NOTES
Spark Plugs Bosch X5DC

NGK D7EA/7912

Oil Filter Bosch 72161/3330
Mobil-1 M1-102
Bulbs   Headlight - H4
Turn Signals - #1157 (#2357)
Brake Light - #1156
RT Running Light - #197 "Bayonet"
 
Fuel Injectors Borg-Warner, part number BWB 57500*
Standard Motor Products FJ27*
Tires 100/90V-18
130/90V-17
  Front Rim Size: 2.50x18 | Rear Rim Size: 2.75x17
Recommended PSI/Loaded : 32 , PSI Rear/Loaded : 36
Fuel Hose SAE 30R10 rated hose There are basically three ratings for fuel hosing: SAE 30R7, 30R9, and 30R10. Hoses rated 30R7 are low-pressure/non-Fi (35psi), 30R9 is for fuel injected systems and rated at 160-180psi, and 30R10 is similar to the 30R9 but for submersible applications.
Fuel Filter Metal NAPA Gold 3032 (Warning)
Metal Deutsch FF424 (Warning)
Aftermarket fuel filters have a much lower burst rating than OEM and there is much debate whether they should be used or not - use at your own risk!
Brake Pads

EBC Organic Front - FA171
EBC Organic Rear - FA18

EBC recommends the organic pad for street bike use. Sizes shown for all K75RT, for others see fitment guide. For sintered pads, just add "HH" at the end.

 

  

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