2006 BMW 3 Series User Reviews

2006 BMW 3 Series Review Ratings

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Average Ratings from 108 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" 54 reviews
"power" 46 reviews
"handling" 35 reviews
"fuel economy" 15 reviews
"brakes" 11 reviews
CONS
"expensive car" 13 reviews
"fuel economy" 8 reviews
"power" 8 reviews
"high maintenance" 8 reviews
"ride" 7 reviews

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Tom writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330Ci Review
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4

Pros

cool..

Cons

drinks fuel

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8 Out Of Ten :) — fast..cool..expensive good build quality ,nice styling expensive to run,drinks a lot of petrol ,low maintainance fun factor is great ,get it sideways with the roof down what more do you want ermm the m3 convertable ,thats what you want..

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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David writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330i Review
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5

Pros

Performance is key with this car

Cons

Drive this car like a race car, then like a family car

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This Car Is The Perfect Mix Of Performance And Luxury. — There is no car like a BMW. I first thought that bmw's were like all other luxury cars, but they are on a completely different level than anything else i've ever driven. This car is a mini rocket. On paper the car may seem average, but get behind the wheel and its a whole new world!

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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Swapnil writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325i Review
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5

Pros

Power

Cons

no one can avoid from it

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Sheer Power And If Anyone Wants To Enjoy Powerslides Can Join In — when it comes to BMW its a brand.... we selected it because of inline six cylinder engine which makes 215 ps with turbocharger, its really fun to drive, and we call it as instant 200kmph..we are proud owner of BMW 325i 6 cylinder

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Shevaun writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325i Review
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4

Pros

performance

Cons

handling in winer

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2006 Bmw 325i — a great all season car and fun to drive. this car(BMW 325i) show tremendous quality and performance for and expirienced driver. plus this car has many models and colours. so who would want a car like the BMW 325i?

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Miguel writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325Ci Review
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4

Pros

bmw

Cons

nothing

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Bmw M — excelent for drive 0 to 60 mph 6.9 cost 46 00dls and the brakes are fantastic and the car is fun to drive with dsl and ahve excelent power and the car is low to maintenance :) ja ja jaa it a bmw

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Bunty writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325xi Review
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5

Pros

build quality and performance

Cons

cost

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Must Buy — had random problems with the door locks jamming but overall it is an amazing car, very smooth drive and acceleration, and good build quality. the cost was a little high for some of the repairs and when compared to Japanese brands, but it is worth it in the long run

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Clive writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 323i Review
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5

Pros

its a bmw

Cons

it guzzles fuel

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Its A Toy ,play Wth It When U Need It — good acceleration,excellent braking ,no repairs so far ,very nice ,guzzles gas ,expensive to maintain ,very fun to drive ,does not squeak or rattle.ideal for spinning ,racing ,and fun hangouts.goes zero to hundred in 4,5 seconds,its a machine.it also fits executive class ,good merc competitor.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Johnny writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325i Review
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4

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Mee

Cons

Run flats suck

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. — Good for dollar! Had it for over three years never had any major problums with it! Gas mileage is great, braking is good. Maintinance price is high for this kind of car tho! 600 just for back breaks!! It's not a porsche gt

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Kyle writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 325i Review
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5

Pros

great handles, great acceleration, great braking, all around great car

Cons

oil changes can be spendy, Airbag, brake lights are always on display.. Really dont wanna spend $$ to remove these...Rear wheel drive sucks in a minnesota winter..

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Bmw 325i — all the performance is amazing... beautiful build quality.. interior appearance is awesome, exterior little long front end.. haven't had any maintenance problems, gas mileage is about 35 highway, oil changes cost about $60, rear wheel drive sucks.... Very fun to drive...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Talha writes:
2006 BMW 3 Series 330i Review
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5

Pros

handling, great smooth inline 6, and overall wonderful ownership experience that brings a smile to your face everyday you drive it

Cons

could opt for a 335i (same car, more powerful twin turbo engine)

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I Love It — Love the handling, and braking is really good Feel like it could use some more power in terms of straight-line acceleration, but the 255 is ample for most needs Overall it is amazing to drive, and it makes me smile everytime i take a corner at speed. The steering is nicely weighted and very sensitive, best ive driven so far. The appearance is pretty decent stock, but its more classy than sporty, however a few subtle aggressive mods will change that, (working on those right now) The build quality is above average, but occasional little things get annoying, like broken cup holders and occasional rattles gets good gas mileage if you want it to, aka. dont drive like you stole it a bit pricey (both the car and all parts associated with it), but its a BMW so its expected

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

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2012 BMW 3 Series Reviews

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2011 BMW 3 Series Reviews

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2010 BMW 3 Series Reviews

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