The N52 is naturally aspirated no turbo which means it has way less issues than the 335i's which are also awesome, just generally pricier to maintain. Look for hairline cracks in the alloy rims, which can cause leaks. If you want me to talk about the torque and the turbo's well I don't feel that I have enough room. The 335is combines outstanding performance with surprising livability, and the whole package is good enough to justify its high price — for those few who choose to pay it, anyway. Our long-term 5-series contradicts both conventions. It has performed interstate duty en route to destinations as varied as Yellowstone National Park, Florida, and North Carolina. If you want me to talk about the torque and the turbo's well I don't feel that I have enough room.
The convertibles add knee airbags that help keep front passengers from sliding under the seat belts. The dealership would do nothing to help me for a,reduced fee. We experienced a 2011 model with the Sport package on road and racetrack, where it showed strong brakes and excellent body control and chassis balance. Active safety features, designed to help the driver avoid collisions, include Dynamic Stability Control and the latest generation antilock brakes. The cargo space with the rear seats folded back amounts to 71 cu.
I took it to Prescott Import to have a used car inspection done. When it comes to reliability, the series is average or below average in Consumer Reports ratings for 2004 — 2010. I have had my 2011 for a year and put 15,000 miles on and have also not had any issues. I'm looking forward to finding my G 90. Then, 2000 miles later, after many observations by staffers about harsh suspension noises and vibrations, we asked the dealer to investigate. I was so pleased with their customer service and honesty! Model designations are consistent across the body styles and standard equipment is similar, though coupes and convertibles include a few more features in the base price. Mine only has one 12V power point, although some have one more.
The repair shop says the notification has to do with the diesel urea exhaust fluid tank level indicator. The 525i, 530i and 535 were offered with an inline-6 engine. As far as the car, didn't even test drive it I owned a much old 2003 325i before and when I finally drove my car, man. Dealer replaced all plugs and coils under extended warranty. Except some rattles, poor idle, and sticky buttons. Discontinued trip, was able to return to Phoenix.
This primary failure could cause adjacent components on the fan assembly motor circuit board to overheat and short. This primary failure could cause adjacent components on the fan assembly motor circuit board to overheat and short. You can drive this for hours without feeling sore at the end. The connector for the positive battery cable connector and the corresponding terminal on the fuse box may degrade over time. Your best deal will come by choosing a model that is seven to nine years old, not three years old. Everyone has a horror story about a certain brand of vehicle.
For reliability, it is below average according to Consumer Reports. Do this in the trunk also. And the paddle shifters add even more fun but take some getting use to. Otherwise, you run the risk of your engine overheating and needing major repair or replacement. Overall, this series did well in crash tests.
Used dealerships and private garages in several states over my lifetime. Dealer replaced water pump under warranty. The main problems occur in the electrical system and the cooling system for the engine. Prescott Import sets the standard as to how a shop should be run and their customers treated. Absolutely the best out there. Had about 30k miles on it. Also it disabled the traction control systems.
The process is surprisingly simple. The shapely two-door coupe offers more sports appeal than the four-door sedan but still has a two-place back seat and a trunk only slightly smaller than that of the sedan. The ride is tight, the gadgets are state of the art, the interior is like an aircraft. Leak was discovered during routine service and issue resolved. I would definitely recommend this car to any person who appreciates quality craftmanship. . The diesel model is less expensive when it comes to fuel, but overall it costs more for upkeep.
This writer is able to recall the turbo cars of the 1980s, where one waited and waited for the boost to build before the power arrived out of nowhere, but modern turbo engines like this one have seemingly conquered turbo lag. The engine comes with 184-hp 2. Dealer said it was normal. Now, enough with the frippery and onto the durability portion of this test. My car runs well and my checkbook is intact. The X5 received five stars on front crash tests for the driver and four stars for passengers in the front.