Structure Problems of BMW 528

BMW 528 owners have reported 18 structure related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 6 most common structure problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's body (9 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's door (3 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Structure related problems of BMW 528

  Recently reported Structure problems of BMW 528

The Body problem

The front passenger occupancy seat sensor is defective/not working even though the car has only 25,000 miles. This is a safety issue and there are so many owners has similar issue with this design   Read details...

The Door problem

The driver's interior door handle, which is plastic, broke completely off as I tried to exit. I contacted the local BMW customer service rep and was told that this was a common problem on these vehicles, however, I recall has not been issued.   Read details...

The Trunk Lid problem

Trunk motor lock actuator failed. Yh   Read details...

The Structure problem

The contact owns a 2010 BMW 528i. The contact stated that the front of the vehicle was so low to the ground that it caused damage to the bumper. The contact also crashed into a curb that damaged the vehicle. The contact had the bumper fixed twice.   Read details...

The Bumper problem

Bumper defective.   Read details...




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