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BRAKES??
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By scoop
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2002 BMW 3 Series Sedan 325i Rwd 4dr Sedan (2.5L 6cyl 5M)


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the rear brakes seem like a problem as
does the clunking in the automatic
transmission and the heating system is
strange; it doesn't heat up completely
in cold weather


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Holding up well at 25k
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By bmwdriver
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2002 BMW 3 Series Sedan 325i Rwd 4dr Sedan (2.5L 6cyl 5M)


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It was either this or the A4 1.8T at
the time after narrowing the field but
I got a better deal on the 325, plus
the 6-cyl had a better feel to it. The
325 handles great in all kinds of
conditions (doesn't snow so much in Los
Angeles but I've driven in rain,
traffic jams, mountain roads, city
streets). No problems yet, just
routine maintenance & replacement of
back brakes (probably due to freeway
congestion & starts/stops). It's hard
to describe, but it feels more solid &
glued to the road, quicker and safer
than any other sedan you might
otherwise buy.


Best Features

The drive is unlike anything else in the categegory.


Worst Features

Folding rear seat & leather should be standard. Also, an in-dash multi-CD player should be standard.


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I LOVE MY BEEMER
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By luis montano
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2002 BMW 3 Series Sedan 325i Rwd 4dr Sedan (2.5L 6cyl 5M)


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I love this car


Best Features

fun to drive


Worst Features

price $$$$$


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I love my 325i
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By rjg96
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2002 BMW 3 Series Sedan 325i Rwd 4dr Sedan (2.5L 6cyl 5M)


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I have a 2001 325 (which I think is
better looking than the later
facelifted models), and really enjoy
it. I picked it up in Germany, and
drove it on the autobahns for 2 weeks--
I HIGHLY recommend you take advantage
of BMW's european delivery program. The
car has been absolutely reliable-- but
there have been a few rattles that
bugged me (I fixed them myself w/ some
felt).
options
5 speed manual
Cold-weather packaged
moonroof
leather
sports package

Get these while you can-- as you can
see from the new 7 and 5 series, BMWs
are becoming quite ugly!


Best Features

-feel of shifter -steering precision -smoothness of engine -interior design (one of the best looking car interiors ever designed).


Worst Features

-Dealer serice is generally poor (and the survey process needs to be fixed) -seats should have lumbar support standard (even a manual knob-type of adjustment)


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Every drive is great !!!
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By Brad S
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2002 BMW 3 Series Sedan 325i Rwd 4dr Sedan (2.5L 6cyl 5M)


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This is my third BMW . First car was a
1973 3.0 CS , next was a 1976 2002. As
a car dealer I get a company car so it's
been a long time since I actually owned
a car. After Sept 11th I decided to get
a " real car" if that makes any
sense .
I love this car, have a 5 speed w/
Sport package ,Premo pack , Cold
pack ,gray leather, Xenon lights & dark
blue met
paint.In a over a year its been
completly problem free . I had to get
snow tires living in NY but that,s all .


Best Features

The Sport package is a great option , the seats alone are a bargin . With the better tires and wheels along with the sport suspension this is a must. I also love the Xenon lights.


Worst Features

I have a Apple ipod which was I wanted to run through the stereo . I was able to use the cd changer input to hook it up. A factory aux jack would have been a lot easier . I think the new 2004 will have it.It's so nice to have 2000 songs at ny finger tips.


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