BMW M5 Recalls

RepairPal Expert Overview on July 19, 2016

The drive shaft that propels engine power to the rear wheels could fracture due to a manufacturing flaw. This could allow the vehicle to roll when parked, and would fail to power the rear wheels while driving, which could cause an accident.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 30, 2015

The anchor present to mount child seats securely into the vehicle on the left rear seat, inboard side may have been bent downwards. This would prevent the child seat from being mounted securely.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 28, 2015

When deployed in a crash, the driver's front air bag inflator can rupture. As a result, metal fragments from the inflator can strike occupants.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 11, 2013

One or more of the rear lamps (tail, brake, reverse, turn signal) may stop working intermittently or completely.

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 28, 2012

On certain 2013 M series vehicles, the oil pump can fail, causing a loss of oil pressure and in some cases, the engine to stall. 

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 23, 2012

The bolt securing the insulated battery cable connector at the trunk floor panel can loosen, causing increased electrical resistance and overheating of the cable connection.

Summary on November 10, 2003
Summary on March 10, 2001
RepairPal Expert Overview on May 15, 2000
Summary on March 31, 1999