BMW M5 Problems

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Most Common BMW M5 Problems

During tight, slow speed turning, a rubbing noise can sometimes be heard from the rear of the car.
A creak or squeak can be heard from the top of the front or rear doors.
The front thrust rod bushings—also referred to as tension strut bushings—are known to fail occasionally.
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Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, BMW M5 years 2003, 2002, and 2001 are the most likely to experience problems.
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