BMW 540i Problems

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Most Common BMW 540i Problems

Engine oil leaks commonly develop from both valve cover gaskets, intake manifold, and PCV plate after about 60,000 miles.
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2 Known BMW 540i Engine Problems

1 Known BMW 540i Heating & Air Conditioning Problem

1 Known BMW 540i Miscellaneous Problem

4 Known BMW 540i Suspension & Steering Problems

8 Known BMW 540i Problems

Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, BMW 540i years 2001, 2003, and 2002 are the most likely to experience problems.
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