I love this car and always will. Cost
for parts is average just need to know
where to get the parts from. Internet
filled with parts suppliers, both OEM
and Aftermarket. Handled on rails even
before changing to autocross
suspension. Family loves the car wife
loves it the most and has given up on
her Eclipse. Engine is a powerhouse
waiting to be unleashed. The things
that people are complaining about
are "wear items" and have to be
replaced on any car. It is called
MAINTENANCE people. Get over it. Those
parts aren't supposed to last forever.
If you can't afford the maintenance
don't buy the car. The M50 is the best
engine that BMW came up with.
Handling, drivability, dependability,
ease of modification, styling and the
all out acceleration.
Little insignificant things that can be
dealt with, like the position of the