User Reviews

Terrific car,great gas mileage - Sound system is not the top of the line. At 120 mph there is little la k of true road feel. I replaced the water spray mother, the factory engineers, ...

5.0
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Fast, and Fun - This is a really reliable, and fun car. I have experienced few mechanical issues, and if you do come across any issue it could easily become a DIY pro...

4.0
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The car is a good reliable form of transportation. - The performance of the car is undeniable. However the interior both the seats and the trim including headliner are lacking in quality. Both sun visors...

3.0
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awesome - Tires are run flats which cannot be repaired if a nail gets caught it in. But the driving experience more than shadows that issue....

5.0
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My First BMW 325i - I feel great driving it and she looks sweet. Great MPG. Unfortunately, I purchased car used; so there are minor things that I would love to have seen...

4.0
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Pricing Trends

The average LemonFree listing price for a BMW 3 Series in Illinois:

2013 $35,907
2012 $31,521
2011 $27,735
2010 $22,949
2001 $6,065
Safety Ratings
2010 BMW 3 Series
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 4.5000
Number of Recalls4
Number of Complaints66
Number of Investigations0
2009 BMW 3 Series
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 4.0000
Number of Recalls4
Number of Complaints142
Number of Investigations0
2008 BMW 3 Series
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Rollover 4.0000
Number of Recalls6
Number of Complaints374
Number of Investigations0
2007 BMW 3 Series
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 2.5000
Side Crash Passenger Side 2.5000
Number of Recalls4
Number of Complaints796
Number of Investigations2
2006 BMW 3 Series
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Number of Recalls4
Number of Complaints558
Number of Investigations1
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding BMW 3 Series vehicles

2011 BMW 3 Series (8/10/2012)  

Campaign Number: 12E029000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: This recall involves aftermarket parts sold by Valeo. Valeo is recalling certain engine cooling fans, part numbers 696121, 696273, and 696275, used as service replacement parts for model year 2008-2011 BMW 1-Series, 2006-2011 BMW 3-Series, 2000-2009 BMW 5-Series, 2004-2005 BMW 6-Series, and 2006-2007 BMW 7-Series vehicles. A metal-oxide semiconductor may overheat due to insufficient screwing of the semiconductor on the aluminum heat sink. This primary failure could cause adjacent components on the fan assembly motor circuit board to overheat and short.

Defect: This condition could cause the fan motor to become inoperative, or cause the motor circuit board in the assembly to overheat, potentially leading to a fire in the engine compartment.

Corrective Action: Valeo will notify owners and replace the fans free of charge. The safety recall began on August 22, 2012. This recall is being conducted by Valeo, not by BMW. For further information, owners may contact Valeo at 1-888-718-2536.

2010 BMW 3 Series (8/10/2012)  

Campaign Number: 12E029000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: This recall involves aftermarket parts sold by Valeo. Valeo is recalling certain engine cooling fans, part numbers 696121, 696273, and 696275, used as service replacement parts for model year 2008-2011 BMW 1-Series, 2006-2011 BMW 3-Series, 2000-2009 BMW 5-Series, 2004-2005 BMW 6-Series, and 2006-2007 BMW 7-Series vehicles. A metal-oxide semiconductor may overheat due to insufficient screwing of the semiconductor on the aluminum heat sink. This primary failure could cause adjacent components on the fan assembly motor circuit board to overheat and short.

Defect: This condition could cause the fan motor to become inoperative, or cause the motor circuit board in the assembly to overheat, potentially leading to a fire in the engine compartment.

Corrective Action: Valeo will notify owners and replace the fans free of charge. The safety recall began on August 22, 2012. This recall is being conducted by Valeo, not by BMW. For further information, owners may contact Valeo at 1-888-718-2536.

2009 BMW 3 Series (8/10/2012)  

Campaign Number: 12E029000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: This recall involves aftermarket parts sold by Valeo. Valeo is recalling certain engine cooling fans, part numbers 696121, 696273, and 696275, used as service replacement parts for model year 2008-2011 BMW 1-Series, 2006-2011 BMW 3-Series, 2000-2009 BMW 5-Series, 2004-2005 BMW 6-Series, and 2006-2007 BMW 7-Series vehicles. A metal-oxide semiconductor may overheat due to insufficient screwing of the semiconductor on the aluminum heat sink. This primary failure could cause adjacent components on the fan assembly motor circuit board to overheat and short.

Defect: This condition could cause the fan motor to become inoperative, or cause the motor circuit board in the assembly to overheat, potentially leading to a fire in the engine compartment.

Corrective Action: Valeo will notify owners and replace the fans free of charge. The safety recall began on August 22, 2012. This recall is being conducted by Valeo, not by BMW. For further information, owners may contact Valeo at 1-888-718-2536.

2008 BMW 3 Series (8/10/2012)  

Campaign Number: 12E029000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: This recall involves aftermarket parts sold by Valeo. Valeo is recalling certain engine cooling fans, part numbers 696121, 696273, and 696275, used as service replacement parts for model year 2008-2011 BMW 1-Series, 2006-2011 BMW 3-Series, 2000-2009 BMW 5-Series, 2004-2005 BMW 6-Series, and 2006-2007 BMW 7-Series vehicles. A metal-oxide semiconductor may overheat due to insufficient screwing of the semiconductor on the aluminum heat sink. This primary failure could cause adjacent components on the fan assembly motor circuit board to overheat and short.

Defect: This condition could cause the fan motor to become inoperative, or cause the motor circuit board in the assembly to overheat, potentially leading to a fire in the engine compartment.

Corrective Action: Valeo will notify owners and replace the fans free of charge. The safety recall began on August 22, 2012. This recall is being conducted by Valeo, not by BMW. For further information, owners may contact Valeo at 1-888-718-2536.

2007 BMW 3 Series (8/10/2012)  

Campaign Number: 12E029000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN

Manufacturer: BMW of North America, LLC

Description: This recall involves aftermarket parts sold by Valeo. Valeo is recalling certain engine cooling fans, part numbers 696121, 696273, and 696275, used as service replacement parts for model year 2008-2011 BMW 1-Series, 2006-2011 BMW 3-Series, 2000-2009 BMW 5-Series, 2004-2005 BMW 6-Series, and 2006-2007 BMW 7-Series vehicles. A metal-oxide semiconductor may overheat due to insufficient screwing of the semiconductor on the aluminum heat sink. This primary failure could cause adjacent components on the fan assembly motor circuit board to overheat and short.

Defect: This condition could cause the fan motor to become inoperative, or cause the motor circuit board in the assembly to overheat, potentially leading to a fire in the engine compartment.

Corrective Action: Valeo will notify owners and replace the fans free of charge. The safety recall began on August 22, 2012. This recall is being conducted by Valeo, not by BMW. For further information, owners may contact Valeo at 1-888-718-2536.

Used BMW 3 SERIES for sale in Northfield Illinois

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$10,752

2008 BMW 3 SERIES 328XI

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 119,593 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Palatine, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 34 Days on Lot
$14,994

2010 BMW 3 SERIES 328I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 82,711 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Palatine, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 24 Days on Lot
$6,987

2003 BMW 3 SERIES 330CI

  • Bodystyle: Convertible
  • Mileage: 140,294 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Gurnee, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 26 Hwy
  • 90 Days on Lot
$20,000
$20,500
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2013 BMW 3 SERIES 328I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 49,099 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Elmhurst, IL
  • MPG: 23 City / 33 Hwy
  • 18 Days on Lot
$18,995

2011 BMW 3 SERIES 328I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 75,867 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Palatine, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 26 Hwy
  • 254 Days on Lot
$11,995
$12,896
Price Reduced!

2006 BMW 3 SERIES 330XI

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 101,463 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Palatine, IL
  • MPG: 18 City / 25 Hwy
  • 245 Days on Lot

2011 BMW 3 Series 335i xDrive

$22,991

2011 BMW 3 SERIES 335I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 41,554 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: Tan
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Libertyville, IL
  • MPG: 19 City / 26 Hwy
  • 204 Days on Lot
$24,491

2013 BMW 3 SERIES 328I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 38,736 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Kenosha, WI
  • MPG: 22 City / 33 Hwy
  • 132 Days on Lot
$35,877

2014 BMW 3 SERIES 328I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 24,754 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Naperville, IL
  • MPG: 22 City / 33 Hwy
  • 20 Days on Lot

2013 BMW 3 Series 335i xDrive

$39,877

2013 BMW 3 SERIES 335I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 27,496 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Naperville, IL
  • MPG: 20 City / 30 Hwy

2013 BMW 3 Series 320i xDrive

New Listing
$24,877

2013 BMW 3 SERIES 320I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 34,838 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Naperville, IL
  • MPG: 23 City / 35 Hwy

2016 BMW 3 Series 328i xDrive

New Listing
$51,270

2016 BMW 3 SERIES 328I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 8 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Red
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Naperville, IL
  • MPG: 22 City / 34 Hwy
  • 2 Days on Lot

2016 BMW 3 Series 320i xDrive

New Listing
$36,145

2016 BMW 3 SERIES 320I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 5 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Naperville, IL
  • MPG: 23 City / 35 Hwy
$10,000

2007 BMW 3 SERIES 328I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 93,788 Miles
  • Ext Color: Black
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Libertyville, IL
  • MPG: 18 City / 28 Hwy
  • 7 Days on Lot
$16,980

2010 BMW 3 SERIES 328I XDRIVE

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 38,144 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Downers Grove, IL
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 19 Days on Lot
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