• (4.7) 9 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,026$11,042
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 18-19
  • Engine: 290-hp, 4.4-liter V-8 (premium)
  • Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD
2002 BMW 540

Our Take on the 2002 BMW 540

It’s been said that designers are at work on the next generation of BMW’s midlevel sedan and wagon, but the launch of those models is a couple years down the line. For 2002, the Sport Premium and Convenience option packages are gone, and an in-dash CD player is newly standard. The 5 Se... Read Full Report

2002 BMW 540 Reviews

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Last car you'll ever want/need.

by Beemer540i from Potomac, MD on July 19, 2006

As I love the streamlined version over the newer body styling I set my sights on a 2003 but with only nominal differences and substantial savings I opted for an '02 that the seller had kept in mint co... Read Full Review

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2002 BMW 540 Safety Ratings

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There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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