1997 BMW 3 Series Consumer Review: Be ware of your local BMW shop
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1997 BMW 3 Series - Consumer Review

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318is Coupe (1.9L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual)

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Be ware of your local BMW shop
By saltyswede on

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1997 BMW 3 Series 318is 2dr Coupe

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Took my car to S.F. BMW for a 60k check
up. I was told that the cost would be
650.
They then took of new wiperblades and
replaced them etc. alot of hidden costs.
They told me that the radiator was
leaking and said that it with
the "plastic waterpump and thermostate
housing" at a cost of 3800. I took the
car to a independent shop who informed
me that the production date of my car
indicated that it would not have the
plastic waterpump.
If you need parts for your BMW try the
Partsbin.com they sell OEM and after
market parts.
S.F. BMW OEM Radiator 385
The Partsbin OME with shiping 169
The radiators are both made by baher
and are identical.

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Factory shops should not pray on the uneducated
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