2012 528i Steerin Wheel Lock

Asked by May 06, 2012 at 04:03 AM about the BMW 5 Series

Question type: General

How can I lock the steering wheel of my 2012 BMW 528i, i just bought it yesterday and I'm getting use to it, my previous cars I just had to twist the steering wheel after the car was turn off and was really easy to lock it, I been trying to do the same with my bimmer but I can keep doing 2,3 or more twists and the lock doesn't click, am I doing something wrong or is there something wrong with my vehicle?...thanks in advance for your help.

1 Answer

1,435

due to the elec shifter unit and the immobilizer set up on these cars they dont make the steering lock like old cars. and after the issues with the E8x/E9x cars with the ELV, probably a good thing. F01, F07 F25 and even the E70 x5 have had this system

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search BMW 5 Series Questions

BMW 5 Series Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,820
#2 Michael Branan
Michael Branan
Reputation 730
#3 Robert Charlson
Robert Charlson
Reputation 670
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used BMW 3 Series
1,798 Great Deals out of 40,973 listings starting at $1,250
Used BMW 7 Series
179 Great Deals out of 5,869 listings starting at $1,600
Used Mercedes-Benz E-Class
781 Great Deals out of 22,927 listings starting at $1,600
Used BMW X5
611 Great Deals out of 16,977 listings starting at $2,788
Used BMW 6 Series
130 Great Deals out of 3,220 listings starting at $7,495
Used BMW M5
36 Great Deals out of 631 listings starting at $7,990
Used Mercedes-Benz C-Class
1,026 Great Deals out of 33,011 listings starting at $1,950
Used Audi A6
193 Great Deals out of 7,599 listings starting at $2,695
Used BMW M3
83 Great Deals out of 2,150 listings starting at $3,495
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
184 Great Deals out of 6,065 listings starting at $2,250
Used BMW 4 Series
172 Great Deals out of 7,303 listings starting at $23,900
Used Audi A4
376 Great Deals out of 13,256 listings starting at $950
Used Honda Accord
1,259 Great Deals out of 78,205 listings starting at $969
Used BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo
15 Great Deals out of 474 listings starting at $12,995
Used Lexus GS 350
192 Great Deals out of 4,123 listings starting at $6,861