If you want a new windshield, I can work with State Farm and they will replace it. Please contact me for questions, as I want the new owner to be thrilled with this car. As for the mechanicals, well, we expect to have the very same greasy bits under the hood and beneath the car that are found in the 4 Series lineup, too. The recall began on March 13, 2013. That first number is far lower than the competition. Recall Date 2012-08-10 Description This recall involves aftermarket parts sold by Valeo.
The 528 models are offered with rear-wheel or all-wheel drive, as are the 535 models, while the 550. Performance What sets the 5 Series wagon apart from the A6 and E-Class is the way it drives. Engine-whipping is done by a six-speed manual or an optional six-speed automatic. Only for sale because of a pending change in automobile policy where I work. Unlike backup cameras that distort your surroundings, this clear diagram takes even more of the guesswork out of tricky maneuvers. This primary failure could cause adjacent components on the fan assembly motor circuit board to overheat and short.
The 5 Series wagon comes only in all-wheel-drive 535i xDrive form. With a completely redesigned model just a year away, the latest 5 is facing its final curtain, but does so while still remaining a top choice for a premium midsize luxury sedan. Dynamically, the E61 seems to defy physics. PayPal Deposit required within 48 hours of auction end. Each of the models comes with a standard 6-speed manual transmission. And bet of all, there are not a hundreds of them on the road. SellerTypeFilter selectedSellerTypeList, null ; sellerTypeFilter.
The 5 Series gains two significant changes for 2010. Though the standard suspension setup is already quite firm, rear-wheel-drive models can be specified with a Sport Package, which brings a tighter Sport suspension, grippy multi-contour front seats, and upgraded wheels and run-flat performance tires. The recall began on September 24, 2014. We clocked a 535i with the manual transmission at 5. Take, for example, the A6. I would be glad to photograph any additional areas that are of concern.
The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. I had to replaced the water pump in March and the starter in September. These are generally used to keep pets safer in back, and also to keep them from drooling on your leather. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture. All of this is from sloppy loading by the previous owner s. The 5 Series wagon comes only in all-wheel-drive 535i xDrive form.
Front and rear crash tests of the sedan received top marks of Good, while side tests produced Marginal ratings, which are second worst. The instrument panel looks deceivingly simple, with a streamlined, horizontal design, but there's an underlying complexity in the iDrive controller that's needed to access some functions. Both are intended to make driving safer, but are definitely not worth their cost. But the 5 Series has faced them all and stood tall, continuing to be a favorite among our editors and shoppers alike. For this reason, we think casual drivers mostly interested in the 5 Series' looks, luxury and curb appeal should opt for the active steering system.
I traded in a 2006 azera bought new, but caught a little deer damage and never quite felt the same. Three engines are available on the sedan that correspond to the three trim levels 528i, 535i and 550i , with xDrive all-wheel drive available on the 528i and 535i sedans. The recall began on March 13, 2013. Car was just detailed inside and out. With either traditional rear-drive or xDrive all-wheel-drive, the 5 Series sets the standard for handling, ride and braking in its class. The car has everything you would need and the xDrive is likely one of the best winter cars on the road today. Whichever powerplant you might choose, response, feel and feedback from all the systems — steering, suspension, brakes — are exceptional as expected.
What does this mean to luxury-wagon shoppers? Model overview: The 5-Series is offered with three different engines--designated by the models 528, 535 and 550. Throw in the added utility factor, and the wagon shines even brighter. The cargo cover also features a built-in net that attaches to the ceiling. Other highlights include unique wheels and 20-way adjustable seats. The seller has kept a thick binder containing all maintenance history from new. There are also a new Value package and M Sport package.
The 550i is fleeter still, completing the same sprint in 5. I would expect some things to break at this mileage but this is ridiculous. The connector for the positive battery cable connector and the corresponding terminal on the fuse box may degrade over time. Car is also for sale locally, and auction could end at any time. This is the most noticeable cosmetic blemish on the whole car. During our 3+ years of ownership, the car has been exceedingly reliable too. The black dashboard is leather-trimmed with highly polished wood accents.
A transmission and transfer case fluid flush was completed at 50k miles, a new battery was fitted in 2016, and a walnut blast of the intake ports was done at 55k miles. Consider this one of your last chances, America. It's powered by a monster of a V10 engine that makes 500 hp and 383 lb-feet of torque. Full payment due in 7 days. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 516,791.