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325 Coupe
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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 63 reviews

Stylish, Quick, Maneuverable And Versatile With Respects To The Convertible. by Paulygray69
 — I bought my 325ic from the original owner with 60k mi on it back in 1998. It was a rare find with a 24 karat gold grill and attached certificate of authenticity. I knew the vehicle was about 28k... Read More
I Miss This Car... by Ben
 — This was a great little e30, had great handling, excellent feeling brakes but always seemed to be lacking in power until 3000 rpm, which only left 1800 rpm until the redline. It handled winter roads... Read More
325is Review by Shaun
 — I bought the car from my brother who bought mine and another 87 325i Convertible as a package deal. Mine had been sitting for several years prior to being bought. So there's a few issues but i've abou... Read More

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BMW 3 Series Questions


1987 Bmw 325e Will Start Up But Won't Stay Running.

It started up and ran till I accidentally put the car into neutral and then slipped into reverse then all of a sudden shut off. Now it will start but it won't stay running.

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Have A 1987 Bmw 325i Starts Then Shutd Down Right Away Im Stumped Please He...

1987 BMW 325i with 2.7 liter starts then shuts down right away help

3,132 views with 19 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
Greg Miller

2 Years Ago I Put A New Top On My 325 Convertible. Worked Fine Until Late L...

I did warm up the top to try and stretch it but to no avail. I took it to the upholstery shop that had put on the top and he could not figure it out?

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Paul Cahill

No Start

r/r tranzmission turns over , no spark

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My 1987 325 Wont Start And Wont Crank.new Battery.

my 1987 325 wont start..always needs jumpstart..battery is ok..if jumpstarted in AM, most likely would start inPM.

387 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)