We've given this page a whole new look

View the new design

2003 BMW 540

Change Vehicle
2003 BMW 540
Available in 2 styles:  2003 BMW 525 4dr Station Wagon shown
Asking Price Range
Estimated MPG

15 city / 21–23 hwy


48 months/50,000 miles

48 months/50,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation
72 months/unlimited distance

Roadside Assistance Coverage
48 months/50,000 miles

48 months/50,000 miles

Standard Features & Options

Available options vary by style
Standard Equipment
Available Options
 --  Not Available
2 Styles Available    

Starting MSRP$54,100$55,800

Body ExterioriTi
Dual exhaust
Heated door mirrors
Power door mirrors
Number of doors:4

Rear cargoiTi
Trunk --
Liftgate --

Convenience FeaturesiTi
Heated steering wheel $150 $150
Speed control
Memory seat
Power moonroof
Steering wheel climate controls
Automatic temperature control
Air conditioning
Front beverage holders
Integrated navigation system $1,800 $1,800
Garage door transmitter
Auto-dimming rearview mirror
Auto tilt-away steering wheel
Telescoping steering wheel
Tilt steering wheel
Power front windows
Remote keyless entry

Entertainment FeaturesiTi
MP3 decoder
CD player
Cassette $1,800 $1,800
Steering wheel mounted audio controls
AM/FM radio

12 $1,200 $1,200

Lighting, Visibility and InstrumentationiTi
Trip computer
Reverse sensing system:front and rear $700 $700
Outside temperature display
Rear window blind -- $575
Rear window defroster
Rear window wiper --
Rain sensing wipers
Variably intermittent wipers
Front fog lights
Headlight cleaning $700 $600
Delay-off headlights
Fully automatic headlights
High intensity discharge headlights

Cylinder configuration:V-8
Engine liters:4.4
Horsepower:290hp @ 5,400RPM
Torque:324 lb.-ft. @ 3,600RPM
Number of valves:32
Drive type:rear-wheel
Recommended fuel:premium unleaded
Fuel tank capacity:18.5gal.
Fuel economy city:15mpg
Mode select transmission ($4,000)
Sequential sport shift ($4,000)
Variable valve control

Fuel economy highwayiTi
23mpg --
21mpg --

5 speed automatic ($4,000)
6 speed manual --

Safety and SecurityiTi
Rear side-impact impact airbag $385 $385
Occupant sensing airbag
Panic alarm
Security system
Electronic stability
Traction control
ABS brakes
Brake assist
Dual front impact airbags
Dual front side impact airbags
Overhead airbag

Seats and TrimiTi
Max. seating capacity:5
Front seats:bucket
Power driver seat
Power passenger seat
Heated front seats $700 $600
Front center armrest
Rear seats:bench
Split folding rear seat $475
Rear seat center armrest
Leather upholstery
Genuine wood dashboard insert
Genuine wood console insert
Leather shift knob
Leather steering wheel

Four wheel independent suspension
Auto-leveling suspension --
Power steering
Speed-sensing steering
Alloy wheels

Front tiresiTi
235/45WR17.0 BSW --
225/55HR16.0 BSW
235/40ZR18.0 BSW --

Rear tiresiTi
225/55HR16.0 BSW
235/45WR17.0 BSW --
265/35ZR18.0 BSW --

2 Styles Available

People Who Viewed this Car Also Viewed

Select up to three models to compare with the 2003 BMW 540.

Featured Services for this BMW 540

  • Sell your current car quickly and easily on Cars.com.
  • Not sure what auto repair should cost you? Use our price estimator.
  • Get help with car repair now on Cars.com. Visit Repair & Care

Search Inventory Near You

Calculate Monthly Payment

What will my monthly cost be?

Check Payment

Calculate Affordable Price

What is the most I can afford?

Check Price

More Calculators

Compare finance offers to decide what's right for you.

Certain specifications, prices and equipment data have been provided under license from Chrome Data Solutions ("Chrome Data"). ©2013 Chrome Data Solutions, LP. All Rights Reserved. This information is supplied for personal use only and may not be used for any commercial purpose whatsoever without the express written consent of Chrome Data. Chrome Data makes no guarantee or warranty, either expressed or implied, including without limitation any warranty of merchantability or fitness for particular purpose, with respect to the data presented here. All specifications, prices and equipment are subject to change without notice.