BMW 525i Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your BMW 525i

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BMW 525i
(48 Reviews)
Annual Repair Cost
on average
The annual maintenance cost of a BMW 525i is $626. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common BMW 525i Problems

BMW 525i vehicles have 11 reported problems.The most commonly reported BMW 525i problem is: Oil Leaks From Lower Engine Area
Valve cover gasket leaks are common after 60,000 miles. symptoms will include oil drips under the vehicle and burning...
The front thrust rod bushings—also referred to as tension strut bushings—are known to fail occasionally. the...

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The BMW Reliability Rating is 2.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 31st out of 32 for all car brands. This rating is based on an average across 345 unique models. The average annual repair cost for a BMW is $1,081, which means it has below average ownership costs. The other factors that contribute to BMW reliability include an average of 1.4 visits to a repair shop per year and a 14% probability of a repair being severe.

BMW 525i Reviews

BMW 525i vehicles rate highest in Engine and needs improvement in Electrical
BMW 525i (48 Reviews)
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Most Common BMW 525i Questions

There are 481 related questions for BMW 525i vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked BMW 525i questions.
Car won't cold start. all forums said to change fuel pump relay. can't find it! it is not where service manual...
Overheating while driving then i noticed a black smoke from the engine causing the engine to shut off
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