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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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 Silver BMW 3 SERIES for sale under $5,000

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$4,499

2002 BMW 3 SERIES 325I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 141,043 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Prospect, CT
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
  • 135 Days on Lot
$4,451

2003 BMW 3 SERIES 325I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 156,193 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Nashville, TN
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy

1997 BMW 3 Series 328i

$4,980

1997 BMW 3 SERIES 328I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 130,776 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Spartanburg, SC
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy

2003 BMW 3 Series 330Ci

$4,495
$4,995
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2003 BMW 3 SERIES 330CI

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 178,514 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Shakopee, MN
  • MPG: 18 City / 25 Hwy
  • 49 Days on Lot
$4,995

2001 BMW 3 SERIES 325I

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 147,405 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Brown
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Charlotte, NC
  • MPG: 18 City / 27 Hwy
  • 35 Days on Lot

2004 BMW 3 Series 325i

$4,999

2004 BMW 3 SERIES 325I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 203,166 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Salt Lake City, UT
  • MPG: 18 City / 27 Hwy
$3,955

2002 BMW 3 SERIES 325XI

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 170,881 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Copiague, NY
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy
  • 71 Days on Lot

2003 BMW 3 Series 325Ci

$4,999

2003 BMW 3 SERIES 325CI

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 164,000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Sacramento, CA
  • MPG: 18 City / 26 Hwy
$3,500
$3,900
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2000 BMW 3 SERIES 323CI

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 141,855 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Tampa, FL
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 790 Days on Lot
$4,995

2005 BMW 3 SERIES 325I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 177,686 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Dalton, GA
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
$3,822
$4,384
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2004 BMW 3 SERIES 325I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 156,642 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Levittown, PA
  • MPG: 17 City / 25 Hwy
  • 345 Days on Lot

2002 BMW 3 Series 325i

$4,999

2002 BMW 3 SERIES 325I

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 142,359 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
  • MPG: 18 City / 27 Hwy

2002 BMW 3 Series 325xi

$4,994

2002 BMW 3 SERIES 325XI

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 126,050 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Fairfax, VA
  • MPG: 17 City / 23 Hwy
$4,990

2004 BMW 3 SERIES 325XI

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 152,738 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: Gray
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Tampa, FL
  • MPG: 17 City / 24 Hwy
  • 230 Days on Lot
$4,990

2002 BMW 3 SERIES 330XI

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 176,413 Miles
  • Ext Color: Silver
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: 6 Cyl
  • Drive: AWD
  • Location: Locust Grove, VA
  • MPG: 16 City / 23 Hwy
  • 67 Days on Lot
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