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Trims

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318i
4 national listings
318i Convertible
318is
1 national listing
318ti
1 national listing
320i
320si
323i
324d
324td
325i
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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

hawkmoon
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1997 328i Taillight Sensor Question

I just bought a used 1997 328i...good condition. 111k miles...love it...only issue is: the communication screens says" Tailight Failed" everytime I turn the lights on or the car off. I've checked ...

218 views with 3 answers (last answer about a week ago)
dmkirby
0

Bmw Will Not Move In Any Gear.

BMW 340I WAS RUNNING AND DRIVABLE. I STOPPED AT A STOP SIGN. VEHICLE STILL RUNNING BUT WOULD NOT GO IN ANY GEAR. PLEASE HELP.

104 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
Jaferr
0

Radio Code

Recently replaced battery and when I started my car and tried to turn on the radio I got a "Code __ __ __ __ __" message. I found the card that came with the car and the code is on the card is 6224...

90 views with 5 answers (last answer 4 months ago)
vmraymundo
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My 1997 328is Wont Start And The Carshop Said It Had Something To Do With S...

car wont start. carshop said it has something to do with the security code. the car is a 1997 bmw 328is

52 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)
Solitarieone
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1997 323i Bmw "suddenly" Has Oil Leak (driver's Side/front) About The Size ...

48 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 months ago)