BMW 540I Steering problems : 1.
Power Steering Brackets On These Cars Break. Happened To Me And Threw A Belt During A Turn. This Is An Extreme Safety Hazard As You Have No Power Steering When The Bracket Breaks And The Belt Is Thrown. This Is A Known Issue If You Search On bmw Forums And Should Be Addressed By bmw! This Is Happening To My Vehicle For The Second Time. Other Owners Report Multiple Instances As Well. *tr
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 89000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WBADN53481G. BMW 540I 2001 problem was reported in CHAGRIN FALLS, OH. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 8 CYLINDERS. FUEL TYPE: GAS. VEHICLE SPEED: 25 mph.
Jan 15, 2014
2001 BMW 540I problems and complaints, and up-to-date recall information. If you are researching a used BMW 540I, driving a 2001 BMW 540I, or if you are planning to purchase one, review owner-reported Steering problems and defects.