2001 BMW 5 Series Overview

5 Series

Looking for a Used 5 Series in your area?

CarGurus has 15,971 nationwide 5 Series listings starting at $1,500.


Not sure what you want?

Find the models that are right for you using the CarGurus Car Finder.



Avg. Price: $6,293
525i Wagon
Avg. Price: $6,627
Avg. Price: $6,627
Avg. Price: $7,561
540i Wagon
Avg. Price: $7,532

BMW 5 Series Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 800
#2 Michael Branan
Michael Branan
Reputation 470
#3 Robert Charlson
Robert Charlson
Reputation 460
View All

Average User Score

4.65 stars

Based on 55 reviews

Bmw E39 530i Se Manual by Alex
 — the picture above is not my car. couldn uplode a pick of mine on computer ????? my car is a 2001 .petrol 530i se 232bhp it has coverd just over the 100.000 miles. and she is still going strong. doesnt... Read More
The Aristocrats' Bimmer. by Vince
 — When time came to trade in my track toys, in this case, a '99 BMW M Coupe (yes, the funning looking 2 seater) for a more practical, yet equally exclusive and high performing vehicle, nothing fits the ... Read More
I Love Bmws. by Spencer
 — This is my third BMW and my second 530. I love the brand and the quality and performance is what I expect from the brand. I have always owned them to drive them over 150k and the first 2 I drove one... Read More

People researching a 2001 BMW 5 Series contacted a dealer about

2001 BMW 5 Series 525i, speedy and looks angry, exterior
BMW 5 Series
31% of the time
BMW 3 Series
12% of the time
BMW 7 Series
6% of the time
Mercedes-Benz E-Class
6% of the time
5 Series
Looking for a Used 5 Series in your area?
CarGurus has 15,971 nationwide 5 Series listings starting at $1,500.

BMW 5 Series Questions


What Repairs Common On 525i At 80000 Miles

20 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)

How To I Get My Second Key To Start My Car?

I had two 2001 bmw 530i keys, one working and the second dead. I was able to start the car with the dead key right after I started the car with the good key. So, using the second key, I drove arou...

61 views with 4 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

How Can I Check The Transmission Fluid Level On 2001 Bmw 525i

37 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)
Michael McCrimmon

My 2001 X5 4,4 Sputters And Has Stopped When There Is Less Than Half Tank O...

18 views with 2 answers (last answer 8 months ago)
Michael Branan

I Was Wondering What You Folks Would Think The Fair Value Of '01 E39 Sportw...

I know of an '99 loaded with factory M-Technic items and 225K that just sold for $6500. I know that this is a rare ride and the book values do not reflect the market and the desirability of this vehi...

77 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)