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2003 BMW X5

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2003 BMW X5, 4.4i
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By tfagerskog
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2003 BMW X5 4.4i AWD 4dr SUV (4.4L 8cyl 5A)


Review

Just an awesome driving and ownership experience (first 4 years of maintenance are included!). The ride is amazing as is the zippy acceleration. The interior is what you would expect from a first class manufacturer. Excellent styling and craftsmanship. Just a joy to drive.


Favorite Features

Power, handling, smoothness, the very solid feel


Suggested Improvements

Could use a little more room in the back and better gas milage (at the time of this review SF Bay Area premium gas is $2.45/gal, and you must use premium gas in the X5) Nonetheless, I highly recommend the 4.4i version of the X5.


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Has some problems
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By BobbyB
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2003 BMW X5 4.4i AWD 4dr SUV (4.4L 8cyl 5A)


Review

I love driving the X5. I've actually had 2 of them and highly recommend paying up for the 4.4. I had major electrical problems with my first X5 that the dealership couldn't fix. The second one (4.4) has been perfect. The X5 has been recalled more than most SUV's.


Favorite Features

Engine, solid feel, drives like a European sedan, great stereo, looks great


Suggested Improvements

More cargo room, work out kinks in electrical


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Does'nt need to get any better.
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By Spike & Alan
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2003 BMW X5 3.0i AWD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 5M)


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The first thing I noticed about driving this vehicle is how safe and secure you feel. One needs to set the cruise control during hiway driving to keep it under 90 miles per hour without realizing it! I like everything about it.


Favorite Features

Too many to mention.


Suggested Improvements

Please don't change a thing.


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My truck
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By B.J.
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2003 BMW X5 4.6is AWD 4dr SUV (4.6L 8cyl 5A)


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Great vehicle. I've owned Bravadas, Tahoes, Blazers, Jeep Grand Cherokee. This is the best. Many comments from others--they want one!


Favorite Features

Great ride, top performance.


Suggested Improvements

None


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BMW X5
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By FRANK SICILIANO
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2003 BMW X5 3.0i AWD 4dr SUV (3.0L 6cyl 5M)


Review

I'VE OWNED MANY LUXURY VEHICLES FROM JAGUAR TO CADILLAC TO BMW AND I'LL TAKE THE BM'ER OVER ALL OF EM! NOW THIS SUV IS EVERYTHING MY 5 SERIES WAS + ALL THE FEATURES OF A MID-SIZE SUV. CAN'T BEAT IT!


Favorite Features

STYLE, PERFORMANCE, LUXURY AND RELIABILITY.


Suggested Improvements

BIGGER CARGO AREA IS ALL I WOULD SUGGEST.


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