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318i
Avg. Price: $4,660
318is
1 national listing
318ti
7 national listings
Avg. Price: $3,893
328i
Avg. Price: $4,731
328ic
Avg. Price: $4,752
328is
5 national listings
Avg. Price: $4,533

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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 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
Great Car For A Beginning Bmw Enthusiast by Jacob
 — My Bimmer is quicker than you would expect from a 1.9L. It also is capable of going 140mph on the high end. It has 5 shifting modes: Autoomatic, Sport, Manual, Mountain, and Towing. The BMW brakes h... Read More

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BMW 3 Series Questions

raybob0491
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Code P0420 1997 Bmw 318i

I HAVE A BMW 318i THAT'S RUNNUNG FINE IN EVERY AREA. LAST NIGHT IT HAD A P0420 CODE, CATALYST EFFICIENCY BELOW THRESHOLD ( BANK 1 ). WHAT WILL I NEED TO TO TO REPAIR THE PROBLEM? WHAT WILL HAPPEN IF I...

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Edt720
0

Does The 1997 Bmw 328i Have A 2 Engine Thermostat ?

Problem with engine over heating when it on stop light but ok when running on freeway

6 views with 1 answer (last answer about a week ago)
BMW316i
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Bmw 1997 31b6i Auto Saloon. Does Any Other Bmw Have The Same Rear Drum Brak...

Passenger rear bearing is on way out .tried everything but cannot get it out of its housing have been told i need replacement and can only find the disc brake type.

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daliarob
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I Tires Are Rubbing Against The Wheel Hub. Is There A Way To Raise My 1997 ...

I bought new rims I like and they rub against the wheel hub. Can I raise the car about 2" more to give clearance to the new rims?

15 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 weeks ago)
puzzled4now
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Trunck Will Not Open

tried everything trunk will not open

51 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)