No explanation for the continued problem. Initial pick up is fine, and the car has always had adequate power whether in town or on the interstate. The contact had not experienced a failure. I pulled over, turned my car off, got out of the vehicle to find out what it was. A leaking valve cover gasket and oil filter mount were the culprits.
The recall poses a fire risk. The door panels and dashboard have beautiful lines to them that gracefully transition into each other, and all of the controls are well laid out and easy to use. This will definitely cause you to pucker up, especially on a long stretch of interstate with a semi beside you. Exterior The 5 Series received a going-over for 2008, when it received minor exterior styling changes. Valeo is a global company that engineers thermal, powertrain and other automotive systems with emission reduction and intuitive driving in mind.
The contact had not experienced a failure. Our products are a perfect fit and of verified original equipment quality. Data Unavailable Third Hip Room in. Where the N52 engine truly shines is when passing on the highway. It helps that I have the ability to do most of these repairs myself, although parts are still expensive, especially for this model car. The 5-Series offers a choice of three engines, one a bit underpowered for this class and two quite potent.
A tank of gas lasts me a week and a half under normal driving. It had 11 miles on it, the lowest millage vehicle I had ever owned. If I keep it below 65 it is above 40. I had to replace the starter, the thermostat, the water pump, and a bad coil I ended up replacing all of the coils all within a week of each other. The vehicle was not repaired.
At 17 mpg in the city and 26 on the highway, the manual-transmission 535i boasts a significant 2- and 4-mpg advantage, respectively, over the stick-shift 550i. The 5-Series models have a roomy interior, with front seats that are excellent for long trips, enough back seat space for adults and, in sedans, a very roomy trunk. I have two young children and I'm ver concerned about our safety. The manufacturer was notified and was not able to confirm when the parts were to become available. Model value: The 5-Series lineup of models are athletic and surefooted sedans and wagons that also offer a surprising level of comfort inside. Two weeks later same problem engine coil 2 had to be replaced. Data Unavailable Rear Door Type Data Unavailable Track Width Data Unavailable Wheelbase in.
Last oil change had still 9000 miles to spare and when they replaced the filter nothing was noticed. Six years and 96,000 miles later, my 528i has seen twisting North Carolina mountain roads, seemingly endless stretches of interstate I95, and countless trips through the elementary school car lines. The contact was informed by both dealers that the parts were not available and that he would be notified when they arrive. If you just want a luxurious commuter car that can occasionally provide some fun, that's your choice. Its superior ride and looks have often been overshadowed by its reliability issues On April 15 th 2010, I rolled off of the lot in Ft. It is still one of the best looking luxury sedans on the road. The 535 and 550i are covered separately in the Cars.
I wanted a larger euro sports sedan that could cruise effortlessly around town and on the highway. The car body was well-controlled in all maneuvers, giving the feeling of it hunkering down securely over the wheels even over some busy road surfaces. The study includes 177 specific problem symptoms grouped into eight major categories in over 20 vehicle segments. The 535 and 550i are covered separately in the Cars. There is a delay between moving the steering wheel and the front wheels following. Compared to other mid-size sport sedans, the 5-Series is a technology powerhouse.
The 550i is potent at all speeds; it did 5. At 90K miles, things really got ugly. The affected 5 series models were produced between February 2010 ¿ August 2011. Strut-Type Suspension Type - Rear Data Unavailable Suspension Type - Rear Cont. Power gets to the road via a 7-speed sequential transmission. Whether coming off a red light or heading onto the highway, I just had to 'let her go. The diagnosis I received is that there has been a fatal failure of bearing that cause the engine to get damaged and in need to be replaced.