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Based on 27 reviews

Everyone Should Try One Of These by David
 — I owned this car for 6.5 years, and really enjoyed it: being a 535i, it has a really smooth 3.5 litre V8, mated to a ZF 5 speed automatic transmission. Build quality was like granite, still no squeak... Read More
Just A Damn Good Car! by Cody
 — Performance : inline 6 engine is torquey and quick off the line. Braking is excellent, handling is admirable for a 12 year old machine. Build : for 126,000 miles, it's holding up well Appearance : s... Read More
Bmw 528i A by Jacob
 — NOTHING! Its perfect - only a sunroof is missing - otherwise it has more equipment than you can ask for... Including Buffalo Leather Comfort Seats and double glazed (thermo) windows, Navigation / TV, ... Read More

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BMW 5 Series Questions


I Do Not Want To List My Vin-can I Place The Add Without It?

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I Have A 1998 528i Bmw And Have A Windshield Problem They Turn On But They ...

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I Need Help With A Bmw 520ia 1998 Model.

I need help with a BMW 520iA 1998 model. My problem is that: When I connect a bmw scanner 1.4 PAsoft I get an error message saying "Connect error with EWS". And now I cant start the car. I put in th...

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If The Rear Drive Shaft Was Not In Good Condition, What Is The Clue And Can...

slightly sound and unsmooth feeling from static condition to next move. when already speeding, everything comes normal feeling. There are sign of leaking oil at both rear drive shaft. There is a big h...

72 views with 9 answers (last answer 3 months ago)

Where Is Fuse 75 Located On A 1998 5series

car is overheating electric fan will not come on

122 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 months ago)