Last post on Jul 01, 2011 at 2:01 PM
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BMW 5 Series, Sedan, Wagon
#2 of 3 Re: 2003 BMW 530i Good Deal??? [cliffturn9]
Sep 02, 2010 (9:26 am)
It's a decent deal; a major plus is that the E39 is easy to work on if you are so inclined. If it's a slushbox have the ATF changed ASAP. You also need to be thinking of replacing the radiator, water pump, t-stat/housing and the expansion tank in the next year or so. It's a fairly easy afternoon DIY project. Join the E39 Yahoo group- it's a great resource, as is membership in the BMW Car Club. Service the car by the book, change the oil twice as often as indicated, and the car will run another 150,000-200,000 miles with no problem.
#3 of 3 2003 530i oil pressure warning
Jul 01, 2011 (2:01 pm)
Why is the STOP...oil pressure warning coming on in high heat on our 90,000 mile 530i? changed the pressure switch...didn't help