BMW 745I Service Brakes problems : 3.
The Car Displayed An Error Message Stating “parking Brake Malfunction”. When I Applied The Parking Brake It Did Not Work. I Took The Car To The Dealership For Repair. I Paid A Total Of 1300 Dollars To Have The Parking Brake Replaced. I Later Researched This Problem On Line And Found That This Is A Very Common Occurrence With Many Models Of bmw‘s. *tr
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 94000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WBAGL63483D. BMW 745I 2003 problem was reported in GRAYSON, GA. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 8 CYLINDERS. FUEL TYPE: GAS. VEHICLE SPEED: 10 mph.
Oct 09, 2012
Car Was Recalled For Brake Issues. A Hose Was Replaced. Brakes Begin To Fail Shortly Thereafter And Got A Point That The Car Would Barely Stop. Dealer And bmw Say Its My Problem And Insist I Pay About $2500 For A Repair That Is Under This Recall. *tr
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 98000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WBAGL63413D. BMW 745I 2003 problem was reported in PINEY FLATS, TN. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 8 CYLINDERS. FUEL TYPE: GAS.
Feb 20, 2011
Was Driving Car At Normal Speed Maybe 35 Or 45 Mph Tried To Slow Down And Car Seemed To Keep Going Depressed All The Way Down Car Slowed Finally And Stopped Was Concerned So Called The bmw servicer ( Authorized Repairer) Not Dealership They Checked And Informed Me Of Recall On Brake System And Felt That Was The Problem Cause They Had Encountered It Before Saying It Was The Brake Booster Or Vacuum. The Car Was Unable To Drive So Was Towed To Dealership For Recall Went To Pick Up Vehicle They Said Car Was Fine They Found Nothing Wrong With Car Asked If They Had Checked Thurally They Said Yes And Found No Leaks Or Problems Asked If They Test Drove It They Said No Asked What Did They Check They Said Brake Lines And Looked For Leaks Around Booster Lines And Vacuum Pump But Only A Visual Inspection And When I Went To Drive Car Home The Car Was Having Same Problem When I Called Back They Said I Had To Pay For A Brake service Check To Diagnose Problem And I Asked Didn’t Yall Do That When Yall Had It Because I Felt It Was A Danger To Me And Everyone On Highway Me Driving A Car With No Brakes But They Said That It Was Not Part Of The Recall To Test Vehicle Just Check For Leaks, And That They Would Only Replace The Parts If They Saw Leaks And Refused To Replace Anything (so Why Waste Time To Bring Vehicle In If They Not Gonna Fix Anything Makes No Since )seemed Like They Didn’t Care And Said What Ever The Problem Is Isn’t Under The Recall But I’ve Been Told It Was Either Booster Or Vacuum Pump And I Still Haven’t Gotten It Fixed Is There Anything That Can Be Done Just Seems Like They Don’t Wanna Fix The Vehicles Just Pull U In So They Can Charge U For Recall Parts Like A Scam……. *tr
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 147000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WBAGL63423D. BMW 745I 2003 problem was reported in SELMA, NC. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Vehicle had 8 CYLINDERS. FUEL TYPE: GAS. VEHICLE SPEED: 35 mph.
Apr 15, 2012
2003 BMW 745I problems and complaints, and up-to-date recall information. If you are researching a used BMW 745I, driving a 2003 BMW 745I, or if you are planning to purchase one, review owner-reported Service Brakes problems and defects.