pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
23,000 miles
Total Complaints:
3 complaints

Most common solutions:

  1. new wheels from bmw (1 reports)
  2. not covered under warranty-i had to pay for repairs (1 reports)
  3. replace (1 reports)
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problem #3

Apr 012016


  • Automatic transmission
  • 14,000 miles

Tire needs to be replaced due to broken tire. The tire is still well within its normal span of life.This is the second time the time the tire needs to be replaced.

- John J., Buffalo, NY, US

problem #2

Mar 092014

550 V8

  • Automatic transmission
  • 25,000 miles

BMW refused to replace or repair despite being under warranty. Said its part of operating a high performance vehicle- complete bull sh*t. Rims on our GM's, Nissans, Mitsubishi, & infinities have never cracked.

- M M., The Woodlands, TX, US

problem #1

Feb 122014

550 i xDrive 4.4L V8

  • Manual transmission
  • 29,866 miles

BMW denies there is a problem. They were forced to replace wheels in England. They are involved in a Federal Class Action suite in CA.

- George K., Rochester, NY, US