BMW

  • Tiny
  • jckman40car
  • 2001 BMW 330ci
  • 6 CYL
  • 2WD
  • 147 miles

Looking at a 2001 bmw 330ci 147k on it and a 2003 325i 144k on it. Is one car better than the other for reliability?

Sunday, February 20th, 2011 AT 1:26 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Ernest Clark
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No difference. Usually you'd want a car with less miles, but that's not always a good indicator of the vehicles health. One owner could've taken better care of his car.

If you can establish/verify a cars history, and it turns out good, go with that one

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Sunday, February 20th, 2011 AT 2:16 PM
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  • Dr. Hagerty
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The four door is probably the one to look at, coupes are sometimes problematic.

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Sunday, February 20th, 2011 AT 5:27 PM
  • Tiny
  • jckman40car
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Ok thanks

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Sunday, February 20th, 2011 AT 6:07 PM
  • Tiny
  • Ernest Clark
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Problematic?

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Monday, February 21st, 2011 AT 6:07 AM
  • Tiny
  • jckman40car
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Yes Problematic, Which one would be better long term

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Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011 AT 1:36 AM
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  • Ernest Clark
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Actually I was directing the question to Dr. Hagerty. Not sure what he meant by problematic.

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Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011 AT 2:48 AM

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