BMW 550i Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your BMW 550i

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The annual maintenance cost of a BMW 550i is $1,092. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common BMW 550i Problems

BMW 550i vehicles have 2 reported problems.The most commonly reported BMW 550i problem is: Noise From Top of Front/Rear Doors When Windows Are Fully Up
A creak or squeak can be heard from the top of the front or rear doors. This noise is most noticeable when the window...
If the brakes are squealing, there's a good chance it is the brake pad wear sensor. A new design was implemented in J...

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BMW 550i Reliability Rating
Below Average

The BMW 550i Reliability Rating is 1.5 out of 5.0, which ranks it 24th out of 30 for luxury fullsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $1,092 which means it has poor ownership costs. The frequency and severity of repairs are both much higher than the average vehicle, which means you can expect more major repairs for the 550i.

BMW 550i Reviews

BMW 550i vehicles rate highest in Suspension and needs improvement in Heating
BMW 550i (8 Reviews)
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Most Common BMW 550i Questions

There are 29 related questions for BMW 550i vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked BMW 550i questions.
The engine does nothing. The towing guy had to manually put the transmission in DRIVE to tow it on his truck. I had ...