1986 BMW 3 Series User Reviews

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    Bmw 316, 1986, Review — I loved the car so much. It used to throw it's butt from side to side very easily with a little twist on the steering wheel when you're on a low gear. It lacked some power though, and I would have been happier to have a 325.

    Pros: everyithing

    Cons: Heating problems.

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    1986 BMW 3 Series 325eReview
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    Frankenstein Eta — Best Sports Saloon ever built. Monster low end torque, leading to good trap speeds, and 0 - 100 times. If you decide to swap teh engine head to a 323i part, then it transforms the cars character into a real sport car, essentially creating a 327i. Classic, timeless looks, direct intuitive steering. SHEER DRIVING PLEASURE.

    Pros: Moster Torque for Engine Size, Timeless Looks, Great Build Quality.

    Cons: Expensive Parts

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    1986 BMW 3 Series 325eReview
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    My 325 Economy Car — I like that the car gets 25-30 MPG. I like that my car is a 4 door. I hate that my car is not fast like most cars. I like that my car only costed 1300 yet I have put 2200 into it. Overall it is a great car to drive around and go somewhat fast in. It just needs some work!

    Pros: MPG, space, cost

    Cons: performance, appearance

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    1986 BMW 3 Series 325 CoupeReview
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    It's Only A 3 Series Bemmer But Hey Its A Bemmer! — The car is a fun lil car to drive it's handling is simular to a go kart short wheel base and it power too! it will juss get up n go n settle back down for crusin

    Pros: Rear wheel drive, the 6 cylinder 2.5 litre power plant, lotsa room well in the front seats not so comfortable for the people in da back

    Cons: no cons really to dispute!

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    Rwd It's Better To Push Than Pull — Engine blew after driving a 20 odd yr old car through france flatout, no supprise there then! Was Automatic but i brought her back to life with new engine and a manual gearbox conversion.....Drift On!!!

    Pros: Rear wheel drive action

    Cons: hmm does 35 miles on a tenner!!!?

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    Most Fun Ive Ever Had In A Car. — this car is the first bmw i have owned, so far i only been driving through the winter and now being able to drive on dry pavement, i love more and more each day. i usually go out and drive it, because i love driving and that car makes it more enjoyable.

    Pros: nice sound, good acceleration, corners well.  the seat although cold in the morning are comfortable.

    Cons: i need more power, or a bigger engine.

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    1986 BMW 3 Series 325 CoupeReview
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    Probably The Best All Round Car I've Owned Thus Far! — I bought this car (In Ivory) when I was 18. Most of my friends will know that I enjoyed driving it so much it became the taxi around Cape town, if we were moving, we were moving in MY BM!

    Pros: EXTREMELY tight, especially around a bend. Amazing sound, great performance and an absolute pleasure to drive.

    Cons: Thirsty, especially under my size 11 foot...

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    The Old Box — The BMW e30 3-series cars are reliable, cheap to maintain and handle like a go cart on rails! Miss the little beast!

    Pros: Love to be turbocharged, TONS of aftermarket upgrades available! RWD, LSD Differential STOCK!

    Cons: OHC engine not DOHC

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    My First Own Car — bought this car for 300 euro off a friend. it had loads of rust, leaked oil and water and petrol, no radio.. but it worked and I loved it!

    Pros: cheap and reliable

    Cons: holes in the fuel hose, oil sump, water hose and bodywork..

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    Wish I Knew Her Parents — bought this one used, wish it was stick rather than automatic. i like the features but hate not having an owners manual. like, what does the letter "s" on the gear shift column stand for? my mechanic couldn't even answer that one. what i love about BMWs in general is the solid feel on the highway and the turning ratio. and i prefer the older body style like this one has.

    Owner for 0 years, 7 months

    Miles Driven per Year:12,000

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2015 BMW 3 Series Reviews

    Great Little Car But Can Get Pricey With Options By jodyrobe

    I love the front cabin, great handling, some power, nice looking exterior. I dislike that it appears to be catered to i-phone integration and not android. I will like more power. Should come with stan... Read More

    Good Little Sports Car And Good Power By jodyrobe

    needs more power and backseat space, like the interior cabin, dislike no android integration appears to be for i-phone only. This pretty much sums it up but a great little car. If you get all the opti... Read More

    2014 BMW 3 Series Reviews

    Best All Around Car Money Can Buy (maybe A Bit Too Much Money, Though) By dieselbos

    After driving my 2010 Jetta Sportwagen for 50,000 miles, I test drove the new 328d that BMW was finally offering in North America. I was looking for an automatic for my daily commute (my Jetta was a ... Read More

    Great Car For The Wife To Get Tickets In By Bhoffma1

    I love the power delivery of the inline six cylinder. There is almost zero turbo lag and it feels like an NA car with a larger engine. I would prefer a manual transmission, but the eight speed autom... Read More

    2013 BMW 3 Series Reviews

    Nice Second Car By Drawbj17

    This is my Wife's car. It is Perfect for her. The technology is not seamless. There are Too many steps to change from device to device And to move around through the options. The ride is a little stif... Read More

    A Fun And Young Car By abhiga

    This car is fun to drive! The handling and acceleration are amazing. The hardtop is a great feature, making the car usable all-year round. When the roof is closed, it's like driving a sports car. When... Read More

    2012 BMW 3 Series Reviews

    Dreamdriver - Total Driving Immersion By turquoisea

    I loved everything about this car, from the amazing interior with dazzling lights, phenomenal sound system, spot on handling and smooth ride, super comfortable seats, voice command. Not a lot of room... Read More

    It's The Honda Accord Of Our Age By Aaron

    It's a perfectly reasonable car. Goes fast when you want it too, uses less gas when you want that. Back seat is big enough so the kids don't complain. Just wish it were a bit less bland. I used to... Read More

    2011 BMW 3 Series Reviews

    Performance Oriented, Capable Daily Driver By jff011377

    Refined & very capable performance coupe. I have driven 12+ hours without getting fatigued. I have driven at autocross events & on a high speed road course track. The car is very fun to drive & in ... Read More

    An Amazing Machne By fotobaron

    Great power, great performance, great handling (hydraulic steering), very good gas mileage given the engine, extraordinarily comfortable, lots of useful bells and whistles and absolutely gorgeous to l... Read More

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