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BMW 3-Series Saloon 316 4d (1989/F)

BMW 3-Series Saloon 316 4d (1989/F) - Owner Review

Good handling for size of car.
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BMW 3-Series Saloon (83-92)

Value

4 out of 5

Inexpensive car to purchase.

Costs

3 out of 5

Not too bad - cam shaft needs replacing at 100,000 miles. Sailed through last MOT.

Driving

4 out of 5

Good handling for size of car.

Performance

4 out of 5

Surprising quick for a heavy 1600.

Reliability

5 out of 5

The only time it has let me down in 3 years is when the batery went flat due to age.

Image

4 out of 5

An 80's classic with no rust - say no more.

Comfort

4 out of 5

Very comortable - electric everything.

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Security

4 out of 5

Pretty good.

Service

4 out of 5

Part counter is cheaper that you'd expect.

Problems

Bodywork
Very good.

Engine
Brilliant after 120,000 miles.

Gearbox
Smooth - best one I've ever had.

Other
I'd go for a 325 diesel next.

Ownership

Did you buy the car new?
No

Would you buy the same model again?
No

Did you buy from the same manufacturer again?
Yes