BMW wheel style 397

The BMW wheel style 397 is part of bmw’s lineup of original wheel styles.
The bmw Style 397 wheel is available in diameters of 18″ inches, with a bolt pattern of 5×120.
This is the original wheel style for the bmw series F30, F36 and F34, however it might fit other models given the specifications match below with the replacement wheel.The style given to this wheel is best described as Double Spoke.
Notes: *Ferric grey

BMW wheel style 397

BMW wheel style 397 Technical Specifications & Parts 

Wheel StyleNrPart NumberPart NamePart Details
3970236 11 6 889 182Disc wheel, light alloy, Orbitgrey8JX18 ET:344
3970236 11 6 796 247Light alloy rim Ferricgrey8JX18 ET:344
3970236 11 6 882 588Disc wheel light alloy jet bl.sol.paint8JX18 ET:344
39751 12 7 325 721Wheel arch trims, primed, rear leftJAPAN1
39751 12 7 325 722Wheel arch trims, primed, rear rightJAPAN1
39751 11 7 324 624Set, adhesive padsJAPAN1
39751 11 7 325 719Wheel arch trims, primed, front leftJAPAN1
39751 11 7 325 720Wheel arch trims, primed, front rightJAPAN1
3970336 13 6 781 151Wheel bolt blackM14X1,2520
397?36 13 6 890 324Wheel bolt blackM14X1,2520
3970436 13 6 783 536Hub cap with chrome edgeBMW4
3970536 12 1 116 326Rubber valveL=42,5MM4
3970636 10 6 856 209Wheel electr. module RDCi w/ screw valve4
397?36 10 6 881 890Wheel electr. module RDCi w/ screw valve4
3970736 14 1 095 389Valve4
3970836 14 6 867 031Valve insert RDCi4
3970936 12 1 120 779Valve caps4
3971036 14 6 867 030Valve cap RDCi4
3971136 10 6 867 147Repair kit, screw-type valve RDCi4
397?36 10 6 876 673Repair kit, screw-type valve RDCi4
3970236 11 6 868 378Light alloy rim Ferricgrey8,5JX18 ET 472
3970236 11 6 882 589Disc wheel light alloy jet bl.sol.paint8,5JX18 ET:472
3970436 13 6 883 558Hub cap with blue ringBMW4
3970536 14 6 792 829Screw-in valve, RDC4
3970736 11 1 095 436Valve caps RDC4
BMW models for which the BMW wheel style 397 fits: F30+
Color Code: Ferric Grey

Will the BMW wheel style 397 fit on your BMW?

Bear in mind that it could be dangerous to run your BMW on tires or wheels they aren’t designed to fit. If you are unsure about your current wheel specifications, please check our BMW wheel fitment chart and guide


Insert your existing BMW wheel and tire dimensions, and the sizes of the BMW wheel style 397, and the outcome will be shown on the diagram. The strut shown in the diagram below is for illustration purpose only.

Existing Tyre
Existing Wheel

Above values are only examples! If unsure of your current wheel size? Check here!

Existing Tyre
Existing Wheel

Above values are only examples! Change values to view fittment.


are automatically applied below

The diagram is only for show to help you visualize your tires and wheel fitment of your new setup.

Tire Width - The width of your tire in millimeters. 195/55ZR15

Tire Profile - The ratio of tire wall width to tire width. 195/55ZR15

Tire Diameter - The diameter of your wheels in inches. 195/55ZR15

Offset - the distance from the center of the wheel to the mounting face in mm. ET20

Rim Width - The width of your rims in inches. 7.5JX17

InchesOriginal WheelNew WheelDifference
Wheel Revolutions

What is the recommended tire pressure for the BMW wheel style 397?

The tire pressure for the BMW wheel style 397 will depend on your BMW model. Most BMW models like the BMW 3 Series and the , have a recommended tire pressure of 32 PSI (2.2 Bar). However, you should always double-check this for your specific BMW model. You can find out the recommended tire pressure for your BMW, by checking the the sticker on the inside edge of the driver’s door or, check your owner’s manual if you still have the same type of tires that came with the vehicle.

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