Coolant Leak From Radiatoron BMW 528i

It is not uncommon for the radiator to develop a coolant leak. A leaking radiator will require replacement. When a leaking radiator is replaced the entire cooling system should be inspected and if any additional leaks are found they should be repaired also.

Overheating can cause severe engine damage. If the engine begins to overheat it is recommended to stop at the first available location and have your vehicle towed to a repair shop.

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Average mileage : 100,000 (58,000–150,000)
5 Years Affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2008, 2009
13 people reported this problem
7 people shared problem details
2008 BMW 528i58,000
Radiator Core Leak - required radiator replacement
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2008 BMW 528i101,000
The car developed a coolant leak and had to be added monthly. All of a sudden, the coolant leaks out in less than 8 hours after being filled. Should be a recall.
2008 BMW 528i110,000
Leak in radiator always needing coolant
Remplace la bomba del agua y aun sube la temperatura muy fuera de lo normal
2008 BMW 528i76,000
Four months ago, the "Low Coolant" warning light went on. I topped it off, and then 3 months later same thing. I took my car to the dealership, and the leak was coming from the radiator, and it will be replaced. Thanks goodness I had bought the extended warranty.
2009 BMW 528i60,000
Replace Radiator
2000 BMW 528i130,000
Crack in raditor, had to be replaced by BMW.
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