really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
18,000 miles

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problem #1

Sep 082007

530 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 18,000 miles
I work for an insurance company. Our insured was rear ended in a 2004 BMW 530I with 14K miles. After the collision, the vehicle caught fire on the rear section of vehicle, destroying it.

- Aurora, IL, USA