BMW M5 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

BMW M5 owners have reported a total of 88 problems for their cars built in the 10 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 M5. The 2006 BMW M5 cars have the most problems reported (48 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for BMW M5

Model Year Number of Problems
  2018 M5
2
  2015 M5
1
  2013 M5
9
  2008 M5
6
  2007 M5
8
  2006 M5
48
  2003 M5
3
  2002 M5
5
  2001 M5
4
  2000 M5
2

  Common problems of BMW M5

The following chart shows the 15 most common problems for BMW M5 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (39 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's seat belts (8 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of BMW M5

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Air Bag
39
  Seat Belt
8
  Engine And Engine Cooling
7
  Seats
6
  Power Train
6
  Electrical System
5
  Equipment
4
  Service Brakes
3
  Other Fuel System
2
  Visibility
2
   
  Steering
2
  Tire
1
  Exterior Lighting
1
  Vehicle Speed Control
1
  Electronic Stability Control
1


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