2006 BMW 3 Series User Reviews

2006 BMW 3 Series Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 114 reviews

  • Performance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Appearance:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Build Quality:4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars4.6 out of 5 stars 4.6 / 5
  • Overall: 4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars4.5 out of 5 stars 4.5 / 5

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PROS
"ride" 56 reviews
"power" 50 reviews
"handling" 39 reviews
"fuel economy" 17 reviews
"brakes" 12 reviews
CONS
"expensive car" 14 reviews
"high maintenance" 11 reviews
"fuel economy" 9 reviews
"power" 8 reviews
"ride" 7 reviews

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Displaying 91 - 100 of 114 2006 BMW 3 Series reviews.

Alex writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325i Review
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4

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everything

Cons

nothing

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Bmw 325i 2006 — awesome car , never owned a better one. great steering and handling. They use these to test tires actually becuase of the superb steering and feel tht this car has. I would recommend this to anyone willign to spend around 25,000. You wont regret it. Although the reliability is sometims quesionable, this car is a god.

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Brad writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325i Review
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5

Pros

tons

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none

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Perfect Luxury Sports Car — The 2008 BMW 325I Sport Manual. Overall: Love it Performance: handling is one of the best I've ever driven, could maybe use a bit more power (but all cars could) Build: Strong as a rock Appearance: muscular and stealthy Fun Factor: great drive, perfect weight balance. Has 3 year warranty, and 2 years free service

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Halima writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325i Review
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5

Pros

speed, brake, appearance

Cons

fuel consumption, its quite a low car.

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A Glam Machine. — Overall- i just love the car. Performance- acceleration is super, braking is on the spot, handling is brilliant. Appearance - for a machine, its quite glamorous. Build quality - is quite strong. Cost of ownership- is quite pricy to maintain. Fun factor - its a breeze to drive esp. on the right road.

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Shaylee3 writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330xi Review
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5

Pros

It rocks

Cons

It doesn't look too fast, but oh boy it is a quicky

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I'm Driving My Dream Car! — This car is so fun to drive! I love taking off from stop lights and smoking the car that was next to me. I also love going around corners fast. It hugs them so tight and keeps you in your seat rather than throwing you across the car.

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Jordan writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325Ci Review
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5

Pros

Beautiful exterior and interior, excellent build, Angel eyes Xenon
Headlights, manual transmission, roomy, great mpgs

Cons

Power seats not standard

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Bmw!!!!! — What an amazing car! Not only is it beautiful on the inside and out, it handles like no other. The interior is beautifully assembled and is very luxurious but simple in function. The engine although only has 215 bhp is still plenty powerful and has some of the silkiest acceleration. The 6 spd. manual transmission is a perfect combo for this engine.

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Navid writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330Ci Review
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4

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Enviably reliable and considering the size of the engine..bloody efficient too! a real feeling of quality and class throughout from the interior trim to the electronic controls. I was really impressed with the power to weight ratio as I thought it wouldn't have much Ummph..boy was I wrong. An instant seller as far as I am concerned!

Cons

Ok..its a BMW..you see one everywhere you look on the road..probably cause they are very good value for money and damn reliable but personally..I don't want what everyone has got..I like the different and innovative and thats all I can say against it!

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Whilst My Cars Was In For Repairs And Upgrades — Ahhh..this is the type of car I will probably have when I settle down and want to take the wife and kids out for a picnic..whenever that will bloody happen is anyones guess..?

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Dom108 writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330xi Review
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5

Pros

AWD, great handling

Cons

Could be pricy to fix, that's why you buy the extended maintenence :-)

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Fantastic! — I thought my TL was great but this car out handles it like crazy and feels really solid. Unbelievable.

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Matthew writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330i Review
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5

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engine; straight forward and easy to use controls, good stock sound system, leather, good seat travel for me (i'm 6'6"), that fact that its German made.

Cons

smallish rear cargo area.

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. — I love everything about this car, but the smallish trunk (not small for its class) makes it hard to road trip with.

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Chris writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330i Review
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5

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Amazing driving machine.  Good, practical size.

Cons

Appearance takes a bit to get used to.  A few interior ergonomic issues.

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My Moms Car. — Man I wish I owned this thing. So much fun to drive at any speed. Very good economy when equipped with valve-tronic. Excellent stereo and lots of really cool small features. 6 spd. automatic

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Kristopher writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330i Review
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5

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- Excellent performance with the Inline 6 255hp engine.

Cons

- Smallish interior in the back seat; even worse if you're tall and sit in the rear.

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The Best Sports Sedan — The BMW 3-Series has always been a benchmark for Compact Luxury Sports sedans. The newly redesigned 3-Series sedan (aka E90) is no exception. It's pure driving excitement that one must drive to fully understand. This is truly an "Ultimate Driving Machine." :)

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1976 BMW 3 Series Reviews

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This was a nice car, but temperamental. Seats were comfortable, car was sporty, but the gearshift and transmission were a crapshoot. And lots of vibrations too. Still, it was a sharp car, with good cu... Read More

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Insane 350 Powered Bmw By ratsrv8

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Yeah, It's A Beater, But It's The Best One I've Owned. By Jason204

For reliable, daily transportation, you can't really beat an E21 chassis. The M10 engine is nearly bulletproof, and everything on the car is so simple to repair. I removed the engine and gearbox in ab... Read More

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1980 BMW 3 Series Reviews

Get One And Keep It By Dane

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Wish I Still Had This Car By tonycole

My first BMW (of 3 so far), purchased new in Monterey, California. It stayed with me for 8.5 years and 87K miles with only minor maintenance--plus a new clutch throwout bearing at about 75K miles. I... Read More

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