Slightly annoying, but not the end of the world. All but the wagon are available in rear-drive 335i trim, while the sedan and coupe can be had in 335i xDrive form. The engine oil and coolant fluid have to be topped off regularly. Once you get the hang of it, its not too bad of a job. Some of the sedan and wagon's more questionable styling elements have been rectified. As an engineer, I understand the concept, but I think I would've kept a crucial engine component like this mechanical to prevent what happened. Our Noblesville car dealership lives mainly because we value delivering top-performing products along with honest sales people and auto technicians to all our customers.
The 328i gets 17-18 mpg in the city, 25-28 mpg on the highway and 20-21 mpg combined, depending on the body style and drivetrain. A redesigned iDrive controller debuts for the optional navigation system, which is now hard-drive-based and features real-time traffic. Both 6-cylinder powerplants are matched with a superb 6-speed manual transmission, while a 6-speed Steptronic automatic transmission is optional. This is one of the best cars I have ever had, out of about 10. It's exciting to drive and I love an exciting car! I order extras now because I know the winter pothole season will ruin one or two tires, and last year a rim, too.
The original warranty is often broken down into multiple sections, including: Basic Warranty: Typically covers everything except for parts that wear out through normal use of the vehicle. Terry Lee Hyundai also has the new Hyundai Tucson. Everything feels heavy yet steady and tight: the gas paddle, brake paddle, suspension, and the steering wheel. Finally, all-wheel-drive models are now badged xDrive, and a handful of features are new or revised. At the moment, it's fine. A redesigned iDrive controller debuts for the optional navigation system, which is now hard-drive-based and features real-time traffic.
Coupe and convertible versions come with slightly more equipment, including a sport-tuned suspension on the coupe and a power-retractable hardtop on the convertible. All prices, specifications and availability subject to change without notice. But then it would be hard to get the extras just right. The convertible offers a reasonable cargo hold when the hardtop is up, but it predictably shrinks considerably when the top is lowered. Introduction Another year, another round of subtle changes to make one of the most heralded automobiles ever made even better. Despite its potent power plants, the 3 Series remains relatively fuel-efficient.
Also, an act of Federal law sometimes provides protection for certain components, like emissions equipment. All come in base rear-wheel-drive 328i trim, while the coupe, sedan and wagon also come in all-wheel-drive 328i xDrive guise. I sort of expected it was going to cost a lot once the warranty was up. . The options and interior beat out many of the newer cars available today adaptive xenon, leather interior, wood trim, fine stitching, interior lighting, hill descent control. Every once in awhile, the car informs me of a low coolant level.
Elsewhere, the much-maligned iDrive electronics interface has been dramatically improved, with more logically arranged menus and buttons surrounding the iDrive control knob that access frequently used functions radio, navigation, telephone. The 3-Series makes sure no buyer is left behind by offering four body styles, three engines, and both rear- and all-wheel drive. It's a joy to drive, and I love that it's the one I walk up to in the parking lot. There are occasional repairs, as expected, but it's worth every penny. This year's revised iDrive electronics interface that comes with the optional navigation system is improved over its confusing predecessor, but it still complicates the stereo controls. And don't even get started on the run-flat tires. I think that If I do this again, I would lease and make sure the lease ends before the warranty does.
I can't comment on dealerships because I haven't gone to any the hours are not conducive to my 9-5. Up until this point, I had no issues. Before I get into what all happened and how I handled it, a short bit about me: electrical engineer with a life so far fixing my own cars. The rear seats are adequately roomy for adults on shorter trips, but taller passengers will wish for more headroom. Take the key fob design, instead of simply replacing the batt, you have to spend.
Their cars have only gotten worse over the years, and my 2001 530i was one of the better cars they made. The stability control system integrates several features designed to improve braking performance, such as periodically wiping the brake rotors dry when the windshield wipers are in use, and automatically snugging the pads to the rotors when the driver abruptly lifts off the throttle. Wear and tear items such as hoses will not be covered, but key items like the engine, transmission, drive axles and driveshaft often will be. The big news for 2009 is a new clean diesel engine now available in the 3-Series. Three of which I figured would come and it wasn't a big deal all relating to the fuel pump , the fourth was for a wire in the tail light. Things that never went wrong over the course of owning several Toyotas for hundreds of thousands of miles routinely crop up on this car. On a good road, it handles and accelerates really well.