BMW Z4 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

BMW Z4 owners have reported a total of 1,167 problems for their cars built in the 14 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 Z4. The 2003 BMW Z4 cars have the most problems reported (402 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for BMW Z4

Model Year Number of Problems
  2016 Z4
1
  2015 Z4
2
  2014 Z4
3
  2013 Z4
3
  2011 Z4
28
  2010 Z4
8
  2009 Z4
21
  2008 Z4
13
  2007 Z4
37
  2006 Z4
83
  2005 Z4
177
  2004 Z4
383
  2003 Z4
402
  2002 Z4
6

  Common problems of BMW Z4

The following chart shows the 21 most common problems for BMW Z4 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's steering (875 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (74 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of BMW Z4

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Steering
875
  Air Bag
74
  Electrical System
44
  Engine And Engine Cooling
40
  Wheel
24
  Power Train
14
  Service Brakes
11
  Exterior Lighting
10
  Suspension
9
  Equipment
9
   
  Vehicle Speed Control
9
  Structure
7
  Electronic Stability Control
6
  Gasoline Fuel System
6
  Visibility
6
  Seat Belt
6
  Seats
4
  Latches/locks/linkage
4
  Other Fuel System
4
  Tire
3
  Unknown Or Other
2


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