BMW 5 Series Maintenance Costs

A BMW 5 Series will cost about $13,530 for maintenance and repairs during its first 10 years of service.

This is more than the industry average for luxury sedan models by $1,826. There is also a 40.39% chance that a 5 Series will require a major repair during that time. This is 0.83% worse than similar vehicles in this segment. The chart below illustrates how these costs and repair probabilities will increase over time.

Probability of a Major Vehicle Repair (%)
Est Annual Maintenance/Repair Costs ($)

BMW 5 Series Maintenance Costs

Year Major Repair Probability Annual Costs
1 4.17% $468
2 6.91% $546
3 7.75% $672
4 13.69% $871
5 19.61% $1,038
6 22.06% $1,299
7 23.80% $1,830
8 30.77% $2,041
9 34.00% $2,237
10 40.39% $2,528
11 62.56% $2,566
12 77.82% $2,878

BMW 5 Series Maintenance Schedule

Mileage Recommended Maintenance
15,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
25,000 Brake Pads Replacement
30,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
32,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Brake Pads Replacement
45,000 Replace Air Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
50,000 Brake Pads Replacement
60,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Spark Plugs Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
75,000 Brake Pads Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
80,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
90,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
96,000 Replace Air Filter, Brake Pads Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
100,000 Brake Pads Replacement, Spark Plugs Replacement, Oxygen Sensor Replacement, Transmission Fluid Service
112,000 Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
120,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Spark Plugs Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter, Oxygen Sensor Replacement
125,000 Brake Pads Replacement
135,000 Replace Air Filter, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter
150,000 Replace Air Filter, Service Battery/cables, Brake Pads Replacement, Cabin Replace Air Filter, Change Oil and Filter

What About BMW 5 Series Insurance Costs?

The average cost to insure a BMW 5 Series is about $2,002 per year. This adds up to around $10,010 after 5 years of vehicle ownership. Unlike regular maintenance, this expense can often be lowered by shopping around for lower insurance premiums. Comparing quotes will ensure that you are not overpaying if you already own a BMW 5 Series. Or, if you are just researching, then it would be money-wise to know this cost before buying. Try our Competitive Quote Tool or the form below to get free quotes. Advertising Disclosure

BMW 5 Series Maintenance Rankings

Maintenance Rankings

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Other BMW 5 Series Costs of Ownership

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