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BMW 3-Series Compact 316ti SE 3d (01) (2002/51)

BMW 3-Series Compact 316ti SE 3d (01) (2002/51) - Owner Review

Good combination of performance and handling with relatively good fuel economy for a BMW. Very comfortable long distance cruiser.
5

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Review submitted by
Lennie Hawkins on

BMW 3-Series Compact (01-04)

Summary

5 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Just to start, Parkers say that this car is ugly - how? It just isn't !

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
No comments thus far.

Would you buy this car again and why?
I would buy a newer version if BMW hadn't discontinued it and replaced it with that stupid 1 series thing.

What are you likely to buy next?
A standard BMW 3 series saloon, unless I get rich in which case a Dodge challenger.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Franchise

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£7,995

When did you buy the car?
September 2007

Did you get a good deal and why?
Full specification model, very low mileage (19k), full dealer service history.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
-

What was the dealer like?
Great, as you would expect from BMW.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Fantastic. Smooth, quiet, refined.

What's it like to park?
Easy - rear parking sensors help !

Living with it

5 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Nothing to date.

What's most practical about your car?
Good combination of performance and handling with relatively good fuel economy for a BMW. Very comfortable long distance cruiser.

Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Great looking 17 inch alloys !

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