BMW 528 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

BMW 528 owners have reported a total of 659 problems for their cars built in the 15 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the BMW 528. The 2008 BMW 528 cars have the most problems reported (135 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for BMW 528

Model Year Number of Problems
  2016 528
2
  2015 528
8
  2014 528
13
  2013 528
59
  2012 528
82
  2011 528
91
  2010 528
47
  2009 528
21
  2008 528
135
  2007 528
1
  2001 528
2
  2000 528
50
  1999 528
46
  1998 528
43
  1997 528
59

  Common problems of BMW 528

The following chart shows the 22 most common problems for BMW 528 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (133 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (70 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of BMW 528

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Engine And Engine Cooling
133
  Electrical System
70
  Air Bag
61
  Power Train
61
  Other Fuel System
56
  Equipment
41
  Exterior Lighting
40
  Service Brakes
24
  Seats
22
  Vehicle Speed Control
21
   
  Seat Belt
21
  Steering
19
  Structure
17
  Suspension
16
  Electronic Stability Control
9
  Gasoline Fuel System
9
  Visibility
8
  Tire
8
  Wheel
8
  Latches/locks/linkage
7
  Air Brake
4
  Unknown Or Other
4


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