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2003 BMW 5 Series Overview

5 Series

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Avg. Price: $7,665
525i Wagon
Avg. Price: $7,446
Avg. Price: $7,972
Avg. Price: $10,262
540i Wagon
4 national listings
Avg. Price: $10,297

BMW 5 Series Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
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Michael Branan
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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 26 reviews

Bmw 525i by Murray
 — Possibly the nicest looking car on the road. The BMW E39 chassis (5-series, 1997-2003 models) were some of the best cars of their time, and highly respected among enthusiasts. Ranging from the "eco... Read More
2003 Bmw 530i by Rob
 — Purchased this from the BMW CPO program and am blown away by the value for money. The car, like many BMWs, performs wonderfully with a great balance of handling and ride. Truly an executive sports s... Read More
Outstanding E39 Bmw... by Skiloypet
 — In my opinion, that this car is 11 years old and as tight and quiet as it is today, is testimony to BMW's engineering and to its manufacturing expertise. The fit and finish of this car, when I bought... Read More

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BMW 5 Series Questions


How Do I Get Into My 2003 525i (e39) If The Key Will Not Unlock The Car

The battery has died and is refusing me entry into the car. I can't unlock the car or the trunk so I can't get to the battery. Completely locked out.

279 views with 8 answers (last answer 4 days ago)

Where Can I Found 2003 E60 530i Blower Motor Resistor

9 views with 2 answers (last answer about a week ago)

2003 Bmw 525i - Water Coming In At The Base Of The Left Rear Door

In a couple of recent hard rain showers as well as going through the car wash, we had water streaming in from the bottom of the left rear door. My dad said that there should be plugs there that may b...

117 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)

Does The 2003 Bmw 525i Have A Turbo Engine?

17 views with 2 answers (last answer 4 weeks ago)
Andrea Segoviano

My 2003 Bmw 525i Manual Transmission Will Start But Not Move When In Gear

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