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2004 BMW X5 SUV

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Fun to Drive - Reliability Issues
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By khalsamd
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Vehicle

2004 BMW X5 SUV 4.4i AWD 4dr SUV (4.4L 8cyl 6A)


Review

Vehicle is fun to zip around in. The
ride is stiff/sporty compared to other
Luxury SUVs. The biggest problem I had
with the vehicle was that its AC broke
down 3 times during the 1st year. Only
thing hotter than the Texas temperature
was my temper during this period. To
have plunked over $50K for a vehicle
with an unreliable AC is unthinkable.
Once this problem was resolved, I have
had a very nice experience overall with
the vehicle.
The standard Audio system for this
vehicle is a joke. Its the worst in
this category of vehicles.


Best Features

Tiptoronic Transmission, External styling, Power, Handling


Worst Features

Audio system, Airconditioning,


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bmw x5
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By poopy
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Vehicle

2004 BMW X5 SUV 4.4i AWD 4dr SUV (4.4L 8cyl 6A)


Review

the bmw x5 is an unbelievable car. The
gas milage is much better than most of
the other suv's i have used and its
4.4 liter v8 engine is terrific.
Furthermore i reccomend the bmw x5 to
drivers out there who want a car that
has a lot of space and which works
well on the road.


Best Features

the 320 horsepower,xDrive, V8 engine, 4.4 liters.


Worst Features

better gas milage more horsepower, improved xDrive


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BMW X5 4.4i/ FULLY LOADED
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By TRIPPLEPEAK
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Vehicle

2004 BMW X5 SUV 4.4i AWD 4dr SUV (4.4L 8cyl 6A)


Review

OUSTANDING COMFORT AND PERFORMANCE.
TRADED CAYENNE WHICH HAD GOOD
PERFORMANCE BUT FELL SHORT ON INTERIOR
COMFORT AND EXTERIOR DESIGN. BMW X5 IS
A DREAM CAR/SUV GREAT PERFORMANCE. IT
SIMPLY ROCKS!!!!!


Best Features

WITH SPORT PACKAGE SEAT COMPORT AND ROAD HANDLING OUTSTANDING


Worst Features

GET BLUETOOTH TO WORK ON X5 WITH SPORT PACKAGE


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Take A Very, Very Long Test Drive !
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By Morgan Financial
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2004 BMW X5 SUV 4.4i AWD 4dr SUV (4.4L 8cyl 6A)


Review

Horrible ride. The suspension system
on this vehicle needs to be re-
designed. You will feel every bump in
the road from your toes up to your
jaw! The back storage area is small.
Also, the back seats are very cramped
regarding leg room - perhaps o.k. for
children and pets, but completely
uncomfortable for adults. We could not
get rid of this car fast enough !


Best Features

None.


Worst Features

Total re-design of the suspension system.


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BMW X5 4.4
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By alanmg
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Vehicle

2004 BMW X5 SUV 4.4i AWD 4dr SUV (4.4L 8cyl 6A)


Review

I've now covered 5500 miles, with no
problems, other than moisture appearing
in the parking lights. After driving a
2000 528IA sedan for 3 years, I wasn't
sure how I'd feel about the switch to
this SUV. After 3 days behind the wheel
I was sold, and will probably never go
back to a sedan again. This handles
and rides like a BMW, but offers the
typical function SUVs offer. It's
luxurious, yet tasteful and not overdone


Best Features

The smoothness and power of the 4.4 V8 is incredible, but gas mileage suffers as a result. My conbined city/ highway is around 15mpg on premium. The 16 way comfort seats are excellent, as is the visability. Top quality BMW fit and finish throughout.


Worst Features

The factory nagvigation system is the worst system I've ever experienced!-- The after market system on my 2000 528 sedan was far superior, and at lower cost 3 years ago! Entry and exit very difficult. Added BMW accessory running boards and solved the problem.


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