BMW 525 owners have reported 1 latches/locks/linkage related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 1 most common latches/locks/linkage problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's latches/locks/linkage (1 problem). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
2003 525i BMW front passenger door jammed in "double lock. " this condition occurred without user involvement and could have left the passenger with no means of a quick exit in the event of an accident or other event requiring a quick exit. Only means of egress was to crawl thought the window or over drivers seat. There is no way to mechanically overcome the problem, I. E. , no key on any doors except driver's.