I bought a 2005 X5 3.0i back in august of 2011... it had 68,000 miles on it, and currently has about 73,000... How many miles do you think I'll get out of it, with proper mantainence?

Mike Ranalli
75

Asked by Mike Jan 31, 2012 at 10:14 PM about the 2005 BMW X5 3.0i

Question type: General

I bought a 2005 X5 3.0i back in august of 2011... it had 68,000 miles on it, and currently has about 73,000... How
many miles do you think I'll get out of it, with proper mantainence?

7 Answers

Benedict Nwagwu
55

With proper maintenance you should expect 250k-300k out of it.

Matthew John Frank
25

bullet proof engine, changing fluids on schedule is crucial to longevity. coolant, oil, brake fluid are the 3 key.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Paul Matthews
2,205

I would agree with both of the previous Gurus. I myself have a 1995 3 series coupe, 160,000 miles and still going strong, starts everytime..touch wood!! In order to keep your car going for years to come, servicing your vehicle on a regular basis is essential.Do remember though you do not need to rely on Main dealerships to keep your vehicle well maintained. Any 'good' garage can maintain and repair your vehicle without effecting any warranty scheme that may have come with it, and generally at a fraction of the cost. If you are unsure of a relaible garage in your local area there are various sites you can visit that are feedback based, that is the customers give 'honest' reviews of the service they have received, i.e www.goodgaragescheme.co.uk

LarchmereImports
Not Active

The car will serve you as long as you wish to use it. The car will easily last 400k miles with regular service and repair. We have company cars with 400k that we use everyday.

Sasquatch33
20

Roughly how much did you pay for it if you do not mind me asking I am looking to but one with 60k miles for 15,000

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
A Facebook user
0

Sasquatch33, I paid 18,000 + taxes. It had 68,000 miles in it when I bought it. I'm the 3rd owner

Roy Nader
215

u have an m54 engine 1 of the most life time engine check your engine oil and i preferred to change the water tank every 60 000 km

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • What is the major thing that owners of 1995 C280's complain about? 4 answers

    I just bought a 1995 C280 4dr. Mercedes-Benz with 137,000 miles. It is clean inside and out. No rust, dents, scratches, nothing. Just wondering as a once time C280 owner what to look out for as fae...

    1995 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 4 Dr C280 Sedan

    -

    General

  • Why are American cars so badly designed? 178 answers

    General

  • How many more miles will it go for? (has 104,000) 3 answers

    I am looking at getting a 2000 Camaro 2wd with 104,000 miles on it. How long do you think it will keep going for? (and how much should I be willing to pay?) Thanks so much Brandon Maddux

    2000 Chevrolet Camaro

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

  • is it too many miles? 1 answer

    Looking at a '92 SC 400 with 175,000 mi. on it. Looks great. Seller wants $4200 or best offer. Seller claims it to be dealer mantained since day one. Is it worth it?

    1992 Lexus SC 400

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

  • is 100,000 thousand miles to many on a 2002 S500 4 answers

    I have a opportunity to buy a 2002 S500 with 100,000 miles on it from a second owner, it sounds and looks like she really took care of the car, I got her down to 7000. it needs two of the four catalyt...

    2002 Mercedes-Benz S-Class S500

    -

    Shopping & Pricing

X5
Looking for a Used X5 in your area?
CarGurus has 10,470 nationwide X5 listings starting at $2,400.
ZIP:

Search BMW X5 Questions

BMW X5 Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 580
#2 Robert Charlson
Robert Charlson
Reputation 380
#3 Luke Merry
Luke Merry
Reputation 270
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Acura MDX"
289 Great Deals out of 12,350 listings starting at $2,499
Used Mercedes-Benz M-Class"
259 Great Deals out of 10,593 listings starting at $2,500
Used Cadillac SRX"
265 Great Deals out of 20,718 listings starting at $2,488

Used Cars For Sale

2001 BMW X5 3.0i For Sale
5 Great Deals out of 73 listings starting at $3,800
2002 BMW X5 3.0i For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 127 listings starting at $4,500
2003 BMW X5 3.0i For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 163 listings starting at $4,800
2004 BMW X5 3.0i For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 143 listings starting at $5,995