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'97 Bmw 318ti Sport by Justin
 — Car is a '97 318ti Sport 5-speed (2-door hatchback) Bought this car used about one year ago with 178,000 miles. Previous owner took great care of the car. Maintenance has been very inexpensive, and... Read More
The True Spiritual Successor To The Bmw 2002tii by RickELake
 — Fans of the BBC's Dr.Who know that his preferred method of transportation - The Tardis - is much bigger on the inside than its exterior dimensions would suggest. Much the same is true of the BMW 318ti... Read More
The 318ti: The Spirit Of The 2002tii In A Hatchback! by RickELake
 — I worked for BMW during the '95-'99 period that the 318ti was imported as the "entry level" offering. The base MSRP was a mere $19,900 with a fuly optioned M-Sport version going for just under $25k. ... Read More

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BMW 3 Series Questions

Maximino Felix

1997 Bmw 318is Starts For A Few Seconds Then Dies

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Rebecca Dhuet-tucker

Drivers Side Taillight Wont Work Nor Interior Light 97 E 36

Replace bulbs and fuses brake light and blinker work

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Esua Julius Fossung

Electrical Issues With Convertible Roof

I have a 1997 BMW 320i Convertible. Everything worked well. From last week however, the button that controls the soft top roof starts blinking once the key is turned on, and since then the convertible...

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A/c Problem

climate control not working so I repaired the capacitor in climate control panel. Unfortunately when I tried to see if it worked the a/c came on and now wont turn off and the climate control isnt ev...

27 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
Albert Castro

2014 Stock Rims Handyui Sonora , Will They Fit My 97 Bmw 328i

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