There is roughly 16,000 miles on the odometer and 8 months later, as happy as the day I took delivery of the vehicle. A mechanic replaced the two bolts and advised we should replace the other six. Cruise control is now of the advanced variety, which measures traffic speed ahead of you so it can work in heavier traffic. The issue with the vehicle is it begins to stall as driving which is dangerous in our area for traffic. The system uses radar sensors of the latest generation with an enlarged area of vision, offering the driver a choice of four distance settings.
I tested the 550i with a six-speed manual transmission and was very impressed by how much fun it was to thrash around. And last but certainly not least, the trim bar around the rear number plate is now defined more smoothly and precisely on the Sedan. Active Steering for unique driving comfort. It now has six programmable memory buttons that can control everything from a radio preset to a frequently traveled destination. It felt light and easy to control and didn't rattle my teeth like performance-oriented models like the M5 do. This sophisticated control system is also able to reduce speed automatically to a standstill as a function of traffic conditions. There are a number of high-tech standard and optional additions to the 5 Series that allow it to keep pace and, in a few instances, surpass the rapidly advancing competition.
He registered it for us, had it inspected, gave us a good warranty, and there were no hidden costs dealer fees. The wagon is only available as a 535xi. There was no warning indicator illuminated. For example, you can set not only how hot the heated seats should be, but also which part of your body should receive the most heat. Looking at other reviews, many other people are as well. Change Vehicle Change Vehicle Change Vehicle Model strengths: Track-ready performance M5; all-wheel drive optional; wagon available. Most of the changes don't radically alter this luxury sedan's place in the market, and they likely won't do enough to draw in the uninitiated.
The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. Leather and wood with German design on the inside scream sport and luxury. The Sport Automatic will be available beginning with June 2007 production. The 550i adds Dakota leather seats and front and rear park distance control. An executive car, the 5-Series is produced in both sedan and touring body styles. The recall is expected to begin during October 2013.
He was very friendly and professional and we could not be more happy with our experience. The 550i remains the top of the 5 Series lineup, with a 360-hp V-8 engine that gets the sedan to 60 mph in 5. What's different are some very slight exterior modifications, updated engines — including one entirely new power plant — and more standard and optional comfort features. The Varioserv steering assistance pump, varying the curve ring as a function of pressure and volume flow, avoids the usual increase in drive losses as a function of higher engine speeds. Data Unavailable Spare Bolt Pattern Data Unavailable Spare Tire Size Data Unavailable Interior Passenger Area Sedan-528xi Front Head Room in.
Inside, the center console is now leather-trimmed. Last year's 215-hp 525i model has been replaced by the 230-hp 528i. It keeps the brakes engaged when you're stopped on an incline so that in the time between your foot leaving the brake pedal and hitting the gas, the car won't roll backward. Apart from the direct connection to the engine, this transmission stands out in particular through its upgraded hydraulics, innovative torque converter and even more powerful management software, ensuring a more spontaneous response to even the slightest movement of the gas pedal and an extremely fast and efficient gearchange. A Premium Package is not available on the 550i, as the equipment is already standard. I have driven and studied dozens of high end cars. It feels very safe, I have not had a serious accident in it but if I do, I have confidence that I have a great chance of being ok.
The 1st one is when I try to accelerate quickly my check engine light comes on and my care starts to shake. Optional: six-speed automatic transmission and automatic sports mode. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. Wipers Std Rain Sensing Wipers Std Accident Prevention Rear Parking Aid Opt Handsfree Wireless Std Security Alarm Std Anti-theft System Opt Telematics Std. I want this to be fix, free of charge in one of their dealers.
Referred to as 'Lane Departure Warning', this innovative system identifies any deviations from the correct course of the car and, if the turn signal has not been used, gives the driver a discreet but tangible vibrating signal in the steering wheel itself. A Cold Weather package adds heated front seats, heated steering wheel and retractable headlight jets. The 550i's V-8 The 550i's predecessor was widely acclaimed by most who drove or tested the 545i, not merely for its strong, fuel-efficient power, but also for its highly pleasing sound. On the 535s, Premium and Sport Packages are also available; the Sport Package upgrades the wheels and tires to 18-inch run-flats. First, you can use the Vehicle Selector above.
I have a 528xi in black sapphire with black leather. In addition, the Cornering Light function adjusts the direction of the headlights when turning corners at less than 25 mph. I hate clutter and you can stick anything that doesn't fit in the glove compartment anyway. Why I am selling the vehicle? Further performance enhancements include M-specific suspension, cross drilled disc brakes, body panels with air intakes and spoiler, and even M-specific Merino leather heated power front seats. Once the distance the driver has chosen to the vehicle ahead is no longer maintained, the system will intervene, building up brake pressure to control the car accordingly.