1998 BMW 528i Repair & Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1998 BMW 528i

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1998 BMW 528i

Most Common 1998 BMW 528i Problems

1998 BMW 528i vehicles have 8 reported problems.The most commonly reported 1998 BMW 528i problem is: Front Tension Strut Bushings May Fail
The front thrust rod bushings — also referred to as tension strut bushings — are known to fail occasionally. the...
It is not uncommon for the radiator to develop a coolant leak. a leaking radiator will require replacement. when a...

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The BMW 528i Reliability Rating is 3.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 14th out of 30 for luxury fullsize cars. The average annual repair cost is $871 which means it has higher than average ownership costs. Repairs are more frequent for the 528i, so you may experience a few more visits to your BMW shop than normal.

1998 BMW 528i Reviews

1998 BMW 528i vehicles rate highest in Engine and needs improvement in Electrical
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Most Common 1998 BMW 528i Questions

There are 22 related questions for 1998 BMW 528i vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked questions.
The battery dies shortly after the car is turned off
I have a 1998 bmw 528i i had a new handle put on the outside driver side door and now my battery keeps going dead...

1998 BMW 528i Recalls

1998 BMW 528i vehicles have 1 known recalls. The most common recall is: Transmission Gear Position Switch .
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