Loss of Power Steering Fluid Due to Leaking Hoses on BMW M5

A fluid leak may develop from one or more power steering hose. When a leak is being repaired, it is not uncommon for multiple hoses to be replaced.

RepairPal Verified
Average mileage: 116,750 (83,500–150,000)
5 model years affected: 1993, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003
7 people reported this problem
2 people shared problem details
2002 BMW M5150,000
Power steering shuddering. Developed leak in the hoses. Had them replaced.
2003 BMW M583,500
power steering hose leak identified when vehicle was in for other service; fixed @ dealer
Related Items:
In drive SMG would not engage...engine would just rev.Suddenly it would catch and lurch forward...
The blower final stage fan resistor is known to fail. Symptoms are the heater fan speed varies...
The front thrust rod bushings—also referred to as tension strut bushings—are known...

Related Content