2008 BMW 528xi Problems

RepairPal has identified the most common problems with the 2008 BMW 528xi as reported by actual vehicle owners. We'll tell you what the problem is and what it'll take to fix it.

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Known Problems

One vehicles equipped with power folding mirrors, the mirror may fold out past the standard position. Our technicians tell us that if this occurs a special procedure must be followed to relearn the correct mirror home position.

An intermittent ticking noise from the valve train may be noted at times. This concern is commonly caused by one or more faulty hydraulic valve lifters. Our technicians tell us updated valve lifters are available which should correct this concern.