2006 BMW 525 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

small car iamge Common problems of the 2006 BMW 525

118 problems have been reported for the 2006 BMW 525. The following chart shows the 15 most common problems for 2006 BMW 525. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags with 53 problems. The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic (16 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2006 BMW 525

small car iamge Problem Occurrence Trend

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service years since the debut of the 2006 BMW 525 in 2006.

Table 2. Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year Number of Problems
  2019
3
  2018
9
  2017
9
  2016
22
  2015
14
  2014
21
  2013
12
  2012
17
  2011
9
  2010
0
  2009
0
  2008
2
  2007
0
  2006
0

small car iamge Compare the 2006 BMW 525 with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used BMW 525, the following table can be used to compare the 2006 BMW 525 with the BMW 525 from other model years. Note that the number of problems reported for the 2006 525 is 118 while the average number of problems reported for the 13 model years of the BMW 525 is 36.

Table 3. Compare the 2006 BMW 525 with other model years

Model Year Number of Problems
  2011 525
2
  2009 525
1
  2008 525
1
  2007 525
105
  2006 525
118
  2005 525
48
  2004 525
111
  2003 525
29
  2002 525
31
  2001 525
26
  1999 525
1
  1998 525
4
  1997 525
2


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