With everything we love about the smaller 3 Series wrapped into a larger package, 5 Series models like the 2012 528i, 2012 535i, and 2012 550i are the logical upgrade for those who have outgrown their 3 Series cars. The engine automatically restarts when the pedal is released. Due to insufficient lubrication, the vacuum pump that supplies brake power assistance may fail. In the affected vehicles, the transfer pump which moves fuel from the rear tank to the front tank could malfunction and cause the fuel gauge to indicate an inaccurate reading. Skip to details on the: New for 2012 A turbocharged 2. The recall began on May 30, 2014.
It was officially announced on October 12, 2016 and sales began in February 2017. The estimated all-electric range is 16 miles 26 km. Other options include a power-adjustable steering column and ventilated seats. The base 528i sedan only comes with a turbocharged four-cylinder engine that most reviewers said feels potent and has good highway passing power. Critics agreed that the is one of the sportiest cars in the class, with rapid acceleration and sharp handling.
Dual-stage, dual-threshold front airbags with passenger seat sensors are standard on all 5 Series models, as are front seat-mounted side impact airbags, side curtain airbags, and an automatic crash response system. Vehicle Overview Redesigned last year, the sixth-generation 5 Series gained a longer wheelbase, better fuel efficiency and more conventional styling than its predecessor. Most auto journalists agreed that the 2012 5-Series is a sporty car capable of cornering with agility. An M Sport Package adds more aggressive bodywork and 20-inch wheels. The D5 S uses a modified 3. The truck has been in higher-than-usual demand for towing and hauling duty.
Note: This recall is an expansion of recall 13V-454. If the vehicle is in a crash, the air bags may not deploy, increasing the risk of occupant injury. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The recall began on December 2, 2014. The diesel model gains standard leather upholstery and a power steering column, while the V-8-powered xDrive50i adds a universal garage door opener and a navigation system.
Test drivers said that both engines provide tremendous acceleration. Exterior Sharing its platform with the recently redesigned 7 Series, the 5 Series' wheelbase was extended about 3 inches with the 2011 redesign. Sixty mph comes in 6. The 528i and 535i also get standard stop-start technology in which the engine automatically turns off when the car is stopped and the driver's foot is on the brake pedal. The Gran Turismo can accommodate four or five, depending on the backseat configuration.
Zero to 60 mph comes in 4. Firm and supportive, but the bolstering is never intrusive, and the pinholed leather keeps you comfy in any weather. The engine automatically restarts when the pedal is released. The recall began on December 2, 2014. The front seats feature plenty of side bolstering, and keep the driver and passenger firmly in place if the desire for spirited driving arises.
An M Sport Package adds more aggressive bodywork and 20-inch wheels. I walked back, closed it, got back in, slammed the door, and - it started opening again. They reported that the front seats are spacious, but the sedan lacks sufficient rear-seat legroom. Adaptive xenon headlights are optional on the 528i and standard elsewhere. The B5 features a 4.
Other Cars to Consider Auto journalists were impressed with the ' spacious rear seats and high-quality, quiet interior. Up until 2018, 520d models were fitted as standard with a 6-speed manual transmission, while the 8-speed automatic transmission is optional. The Escape was released online on October 23, 2016. Competitors include the Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Audi A6 and Infiniti M. Depending on the model, the X5 can seat five people in two rows or seven in three. The previous 5 Series' eyebrow-laced headlights have been toned down; the eyebrows are still there, but they don't extend as far back toward the front wheels. Remedy General Motors will notify owners and dealers will inspect and replace the fuel transfer pump, as necessary, free of charge.
It is also offered as a plug-in hybrid. Available in 528i, 535i and 550i trims, the five-seat 5 Series is offered with a twin-turbo V-8 550i , a single-turbo six-cylinder 535i and a new turbocharged 2. Its wheelbase is 133 millimetres 5. Units Affected 84192 If you want a luxurious Ford pickup, you'll buy the F-150 King Ranch; if you want lots of luxury and a Ram, you'll buy the Laramie Longhorn. The Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan also has a larger trunk than the 5-Series sedan. In addition, from March 2017, contract manufacturer began building 5 Series saloons at its factory in Graz, Austria. That would be the ActiveHybrid system that hit the U.