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BMW 3-Series Touring 318d ES (08) 5d (2011/60)

BMW 3-Series Touring 318d ES (08) 5d (2011/60) - Owner Review

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Review submitted by
Alan Johnston on

BMW 3-Series Touring (05-12)

Summary

4 out of 5

What does this car say about you?
Sensible but with a sense of fun.

What do your friends / family / neighbours think of the car?
Nice

Would you buy this car again and why?
Yes perfect size for a small family. Ideal for commute, trips, holidays etc great all rounder.

What are you likely to buy next?
New 3 series touring in a couple of years.

Buying experience

5 out of 5

Type of dealer you bought from?
Independent

Did you buy this car new?
Used

What price did you pay?
£12,100

When did you buy the car?
July 2013

Did you get a good deal and why?
Yes. 40k, remainder of warranty and service pack.

Is there any special reason why you bought this car?
Downsized from 520d E61. Great drive, balanced and economical.

What was the dealer like?
Really good.

Driving it

5 out of 5

What's it like to drive?
Balanced and quick enough. Rear wheel drive is fab.

What's it like to park?
Not bad . No sensors with this one which may be a mistake in the long run ....

Living with it

4 out of 5

Have you had any problems with the car?
Rear indicator - bulb failure but when engine restarted all is ok. Going back to dealer to fix.

What's most practical about your car?
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Favourite gadget, option or accessory?
Start stop / efficient dynamics.

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