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BMW 5 Series (2003 - 2010)

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39.5
Average

Nicely balanced and enjoyable handling, sharp styling, modern-looking interior, great range of engines including impressively efficient diesels.

Firm ride particularly on M Sport models. Swirl flap failures in 530d. Injector problems in N53 6 cylinder engine.

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Engine Official MPG Real MPG Avg. Real MPG %  
520d 47.9–57.6 mpg 44.0 mpg 83% Submit MPG
520d Automatic 57.6–62.8 mpg 45.4 mpg 75% Submit MPG
523i 37.2–37.7 mpg 28.0 mpg 75% Submit MPG
523i Automatic 37.2 mpg 31.1 mpg 84% Submit MPG
525d 45.6 mpg 38.2 mpg 84% Submit MPG
525d Automatic 46.3 mpg 33.8 mpg 73% Submit MPG
525i 37.2 mpg 26.8 mpg 72% Submit MPG
528i 36.2 mpg - - Submit MPG
528i Automatic 37.2 mpg 24.7 mpg 66% Submit MPG
530d 44.1–44.8 mpg 36.1 mpg 81% Submit MPG
530d Automatic 46.3 mpg 35.5 mpg 77% Submit MPG
530i 35.8 mpg 27.9 mpg 78% Submit MPG
535d Automatic 35.3 mpg 34.1 mpg 97% Submit MPG
535i 34.0 mpg - - Submit MPG
535i Automatic 37.2 mpg - - Submit MPG
540i 26.9 mpg 22.9 mpg 85% Submit MPG
550i 25.9 mpg 23.8 mpg 92% Submit MPG
550i Automatic 27.2 mpg 23.3 mpg 86% Submit MPG

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  • BMW 5 Series (2003 - 2010)
    Nicely balanced and enjoyable handling, sharp styling, modern-looking interior, great range of engines including impressively efficient diesels.

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