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2003 BMW 525 i

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Showing the 2003 BMW 525 i 4dr Sedan
$1,145-$9,365 Current Listing Price
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Overview

Seats 5
Door Count 4
Engine 184-hp, 2.5-liter I-6 (premium)
Transmission 5-speed manual
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 24
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 48 mo/50,000 mi

Colors

Exterior (14)
Alpine White
Black Sapphire Metallic
Blue Water Metallic
Jet Black
Kalahari Beige Metallic
Orient Blue Metallic
Interior (4)
Black
Gray
Sand
Stone Green/Black

Packages

Specifications

S
STANDARD
O
OPTIONAL
Engine 184-hp, 2.5-liter I-6 (premium)
3 point rear center seatbelt S
Locking fuel flap included with power door locks S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
Front passenger airbag occupancy sensor S
Security system S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Panic alarm S
Rear side-impact-impact airbag O
Immobilizer S
Traction control S
Brake assist S
Four-wheel ABS brakes S
Occupant sensing airbags S
Dual front side impact airbags S
4 ABS channels S
2-way head restraints driver and passenger
ABS and driveline traction control S
Tube 1st and 2nd row overhead airbag S
Full-size spare tire S
Remote keyless entry S
Tube 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags S
Brake assistance S
Rear side-impact airbag O
4 wheel ventilated disc brakes S
Dual front impact airbags S
Full size spare tire S
Side-impact bars S
Adjustable front head restraints S
Daytime running lights S
Electronic stability S
Front and rear ventilated disc brakes S
3 manual adjustable rear head restraints S
Power door locks S
Height adjustable power front seatbelts S
Door-mounted driver and passenger side-impact airbags S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Driver and passenger front-impact airbags S
Rear child safety locks S
ABS S
Power adjustable front head restraints with tilt S
Transmission 5-speed manual
Transmission 5-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Ignition type spark
Variable intake manifold S
Aluminum cylinder block S
Sequential MPI S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 184-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Variable valve control Double VANOS
Fuel tank capacity 18.5 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 20 mpg
Torque 175 lbs.-ft. @ 3,500 rpm
# of valves 24
Engine orientation longitudinal
Engine liters 2.5
Cylinder configuration I-6
Fuel economy highway 29 mpg
Manual-shift auto STEPTRONIC
Low emission vehicle S
Engine 2.5L I-6 DOHC 184hp
Transmission electronic control O
Sequential sport shift STEPTRONIC
5 speed manual transmission S
Rear-wheel drive S
120-amp. alternator S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Sequential multi-point fuel injection S
Single stainless steel exhaust S
Mode select transmission O
Battery amp hours (90Ah)
Overdrive O
Transmission lock-up torque converter O
5 speed automatic transmission O
Axle ratio 3.15
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.22
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 4.23
Transmission electronic control O
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 4.04
Overdrive O
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.66
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.52
Transmission gear ratio (5th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.42
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.03
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.60
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 2.22
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .75
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
Rear coil springs S
16" wheels S
Rear anti-roll bar S
Front wheel size 16"
Independent front strut suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Rear wheel size 16"
Front anti-roll bar S
Aluminum spare wheel S
Front tires 225/55R16
Independent rear multi-link suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Speed-sensing steering S
Speed-sensing hydraulic power-assist rack-pinion steering S
P235/45WR17.0 BSW performance tires O
Power steering S
17" wheels O
Front coil springs S
P225/55HR16.0 BSW AS tires S
Sport suspension O
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
Four wheel independent suspension S
Power door mirrors S
Chrome grille S
Fully galvanized steel body material S
Body-colored door handles S
Power remote right side-view door mirror with tilt down S
4 doors S
Rear cargo trunk
Bodyside moldings S
Heated folding side-view door mirrors S
Body-colored front and rear bumpers with body-colored rub strip S
Grille chrome
Power remote left side-view door mirror S
Heated door mirrors S
Door mirror memory S
Seatback storage pockets 2
Power windows with front and rear 1-touch down S
Heated steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away O
Driver manual folding mirror S
Power cargo access remote release S
Sunshade S
Steering wheel mounted A/C controls S
Cell phone pre-wiring S
Integrated key/remote S
Rear door bins S
Power rear windows S
Air filter S
Day-night rearview mirror S
Garage door transmitter Homelink
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry S
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Front dual zone A/C S
Front cupholder S
Automatic temperature control S
Interior lock disable S
Retained accessory power S
Navigation system O
Cruise control with steering wheel controls S
Residual heat recirculation S
Cruise control S
Steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away S
Illuminated driver and passenger-side visor mirrors S
Remote window controls S
Remote sunroof/convertible roof controls S
Sunroof/convertible roof FOB controls S
Steering wheel memory S
Memory settings 3
Heated door locks S
Front lighter element(s) location S
Illuminated entry S
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Seatbelt memory S
Power glass tilting and sliding sunroof S
Ashtray S
Illuminated passenger vanity mirror S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Sport steering wheel with power tilting, power telescoping, auto tilt-away O
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release S
Illuminated driver vanity mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls S
Remote keyless entry S
Console ducts S
Full floor console with covered box S
Heated steering wheel O
1-touch up S
Driver's footrest S
Auto-locking doors S
3 driver memory seat settings (includes door mirrors, steering wheel, head restraints, seatbelts,) S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows O
Automatic dual-zone front air conditioning S
1st row express open/close sliding and tilting glass sunroof S
Window FOB controls S
Memory seats S
1 12V DC power outlet S
Steering-wheel mounted A/C controls S
Manual sunshade S
Front cupholders S
Head restraints memory S
Telescoping steering wheel S
Illuminated glove box S
Illuminated locking glove box S
Auto tilt-away steering wheel S
Tilt steering wheel S
8-way power driver seat S
Genuine wood instrument panel insert O
10-way driver and passenger seat adjustments O
Max seating capacity 5
Rear seat fold-forward seatback O
Driver and passenger heated-cushions O
Passenger cushion tilt S
Leatherette rear seat upholstery O
Genuine wood instrument panel insert, door panel insert, console insert O
Driver cushion tilt S
Cargo light S
Front center armrest S
Power driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Cargo space floor carpet
Cargo tie-downs S
10-way power driver seat O
Leather steering wheel S
Front bucket seats S
Power driver and passenger cushion tilt S
Genuine wood console insert O
Front sport seats O
Leather shift knob S
Rear seat center armrest with pass-thru and skibag O
10-way power passenger seat O
Full cloth headliner S
Carpet cargo space S
8-way power passenger seat S
Leatherette upholstery S
Leatherette front and rear seat upholstery S
Front seats bucket
Height adjustable driver seat S
Power driver and passenger thigh support O
Leather door panel trim O
Chrome interior accents S
Leather front and rear seat upholstery O
Rear bench seat S
Carpet trunk lid/rear cargo door S
Sport steering wheel O
Leather/genuine wood shift knob O
Power reclining driver and passenger seats S
Rear seat center armrest S
Driver and passenger heated-seatbacks O
Rear 60-40 bench seat O
Carpet floor covering S
Leather upholstery O
Driver thigh support O
Leatherette door panel trim S
Passenger thigh support O
Max. seating capacity of 5 S
Genuine wood door panel insert O
Height adjustable passenger seat S
8-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Power height-adjustable driver and passenger seats S
Heated front seats O
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, single in-dash CD player S
Steering-wheel mounted audio controls S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
Digital signal processor O
Window grid antenna S
Speed sensitive volume O
Diversity antenna S
12 speakers O
Cassette O
Audio theft deterrent S
CD player S
CD-MP3 decoder S
Amplifier O
Radio data system S
AM/FM radio S
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, auto-reverse cassette O
10 speakers S
Remote CD compatible S
Speed-sensitive volume O
Steering wheel mounted audio controls S
Low-fuel warning S
Bulb-failure warning S
Low-coolant warning S
Light-tinted windows S
Front reading lights S
Oil-pressure warning S
Dome light with fade S
Outside temperature display S
Power rear window blind O
Variably intermittent wipers S
Low-oil-level warning S
Sun blinds O
Water temp. gauge S
Delay-off headlights S
Rear window blind O
Front and rear reading lights S
Rear reading lights S
Brake-fluid warning S
Trip computer S
Lights-on warning S
Rear window defroster S
Light tinted windows S
Door-ajar warning S
Heated front windshield wiper jets S
Auto-leveling headlights O
Systems monitor S
Reverse sensing system front and rear
Outside-temperature display S
Delay-off aero-composite halogen headlamps S
Front fog lights S
Trunk-ajar warning S
Delay-off projector beam Xenon high-intensity headlamps O
Front windshield visor strip S
Rain sensing wipers O
Variable intermittent rain detecting wipers speed-sensitive wipers wipers with heating jets O
Battery warning S
Variable intermittent speed-sensitive wipers wipers with heating jets S
Low-washer-fluid warning S
Front and rear parking sensors O
Key-in-ignition warning S
Trip odometer S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Analog display S
In-dash clock S
Tachometer S
Water-temp. warning S
High intensity discharge headlights O
Speed sensitive wipers S
Headlight washer O
Rear side blind O
Wheelbase 111.4"
Front legroom 41.7"
Front headroom 37.4"
Maximum interior cargo volume 11.1 cu.ft.
Rear hiproom 58.5"
Front hiproom 58.0"
Engine horsepower 184-hp @ 6,000 rpm
Interior cargo volume 11.1 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 92.5 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.3" x 3.0"
Compression ratio 10.50 to 1
Engine type I-6
Payload 1,014 lbs.
Valves 24
Rear axle capacity 2,579 lbs.
Front shoulder room 56.8"
Front tread 59.5"
Fuel economy highway 29 mpg
Rear headroom 37.2"
Engine torque 175 lbs.-ft. @ 3,500 rpm
Exterior body width 70.9"
Drag coefficient .30
GVWR 4,464 lbs.
Turning radius 18.5'
Front axle capacity 2,138 lbs.
Rear shoulder room 55.9"
Rear legroom 34.2"
Curb weight 3,450 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 18.5 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 152 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 20 mpg
Exterior length 188.0"
Exterior height 56.5"
Rear tread 60.1"
Maintenance warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 72/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 48/50,000

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