2002 BMW X5 Overview


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2002 BMW X5 Overview

The biggest change for the 2002 BMW X5 was the addition of the 4.6is model. As if the 4.4i wasn't fast enough, BMW introduced the 4.6is as the new standard bearer of the lineup, complete with a 347-horsepower, V8 engine.

At the time of its release, reviewers noted that it "may be the best handling SUV on the road," while conceding that a $40,000+ luxury automobile probably isn't the best option for off-road adventures (muddy trails, however, are "easily negotiable"). All 2002 models were upgraded with an in-dash CD player as standard equipment, optional automatic headlight control, and more options for seat adjustments. Adjustable ride height was a new option on the 3.0i and 4.4i models (not available on 4.6is).


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    Won't Start Help

    Bought an 02 x5 with 4.4i. Previous owner replaced both cam sensors checked relays and fuses. Engine cranks but will not start. Tach does not display any rpm when cranking. I removed the crank puls...

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

    2002 Bmw X5 Wont Start

    Bought a 02 x5 with 4.4i not starting as a project. Looking for a spec for the crank position sensor, crank pulse generator. Tach is not reading engine speed when cranking.

    8 views with no answers yet

    Bmw 2002 X5 Series Won't Start

    I 2002 X5 Series BMW was running fine stop to get something now it will not turnover changed out the battery to the alternator it won't start had it towed home it's it for 2 days went out and tried...

    8 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)

    Transmission Fail Safe Program

    I have a 2002 X5. Just had it in the garage and had a few things fixed. We were hoping that this warning would turn off, it doesn't. It runs like a top and shifts perfectly, but won't pass inspecti...

    25 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)

    My 02' Bmw X5 Will Not Start --please Help!--

    My BMW X5 Cranks, but does not start. Here is a list of troubleshooting I've done so far; 1. Checked all Fuses and relays. (Front, Glove and Rear fuse boxes) 2. Checked Fuel Pump, working fine. Also ...

    2,042 views with 23 answers (last answer 4 months ago)