BMW 540I Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System problems : 2.
Water Pump Failure.this Is A Known Defect That Involves A High Percentage Of The E39 540i bmw. The Failure Of The Pump Is Known To Happen Between 5000-60000 Miles And Can Put The Driver In Danger And Cause Unnecessary Expensive Repairs To Be Incurred On A Car Of This Caliber. The Water Pump Failure In My Case Destroyed The Main Drive Belt Leaving Me With Out Power Steering, Brakes, Alternator Etc. E39 Owners Who Have Had This Experience Should Be Reimbursed For The Repairs And Costs Associated With The Faulty Design And Problems Associated With The Water Pump And Cooling System. *ak
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 58900 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WBADN5343YG. BMW 540I 2000 problem was reported in DULUTH, GA. Vehicle was purchased on 20031018. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 8 CYLINDERS. BMW 540I 2000 drive type:RWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. BMW 540I 2000 TRANSMISSION TYPE: MAN . VEHICLE SPEED: 65 mph.
Oct 18, 2003
engine Fire: Electronic Thermostat Wires Overheated And Caused Wires And Electrical Connectors To Burn. Smoke Entered The Cabin While Driving And Vehicle Performance Has Been Degraded. *tr
Vehicle was on fire. Mileage was 109000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WBADN6347YG. BMW 540I 2000 problem was reported in DIX HILLS, NY. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 8 CYLINDERS. VEHICLE SPEED: 35 mph.
Oct 08, 2010
2000 BMW 540I problems and complaints, and up-to-date recall information. If you are researching a used BMW 540I, driving a 2000 BMW 540I, or if you are planning to purchase one, review owner-reported Engine And Engine Cooling Cooling System problems and defects.