This part is listed by BMW as BMW part number 61326901962 (61 32 6 901 962) and is described as Steering Column Ignition Switch, as found and used on the E39 5 Series 540i, E38 7 Series 740i, 740iL, 750iL, and the first generation BMW X5 with V8 engine (X5 4.4i, X5 4.6is, X5 4.8is 2000-2006).
Please note: Only for cars built March 1997 and newer (3/1997+ build date and later).
On the 5 and 7 series models, this style ignition column switch was used until 3/1997 and afterwards. If you have a 1997 model year 540i, 740i, 740il or 750iL, you need to check your car's production date. If your car is a 1998 or later, you should not need to check. As found on the applied BMW vehicles below for the 1997 (check date), 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006 model years.
This part number also replaces previous / obsolete / superseded BMW part # 61328373061 (61 32 8 373 061)
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E39 (97-03) > 540i
E38 (95-01) > 740i
E38 (95-01) > 740iL
E38 (95-01) > 750iL
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 4.4i M62 (99-03)
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 4.4i N62 (04-06)
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 4.6is M62
E53 X5 (00-06) > X5 4.8is N62