So far this year I have spent $3,700 on PARTS for my 2001 530.
Items changed are aux fan, shocks and struts, guibo, center bearing, control arms, tie rods, plugs, o2 sensors, rear sway bar mounts, front rotors & pads, rear rotor and pads.
Plan on spending $1,000 -$2,000 per year on maintenance.
"It is the ultimate driving machine, not the ultimate reliability machine"
Last edited by MaxVQ; 11-14-2009 at 12:28 AM.