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1998 BMW 3 Series 328is Coupe RWDReview
Matthew writes:
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Best Appreciated If You Drive A Lot. — Like: Unflappable handling, excellent performance while delivering 24-25 mpg Don't like: As with all cars, things are starting to wear out as mileage builds. Not out of ordinary compared to anything else though. Don't be afraid of the name. No more expensive to own than most cars.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: excellent balance of performance and economy

Cons: manual shift cars hard to find

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1998 BMW 3 Series 328i Convertible RWDReview
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My Car — I love the perfomance and look of my car. I also love that its stands out among other conv. because of its color ! But: Its expensive and has a bad gas econ. and the leather seats are extremly cold in the winther time !

Pros: Perfomance and look

Cons: Expensive !

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1998 BMW 3 Series 323i Convertible RWDReview
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A Beauty! — Loved this car, was a lot of fun and a head turner! Built like a tank and drove like a dream!!! Never faultered for power. Very reliable. Complaints: maintenancce cost!!! If anything actually breaks on this you have to be a mechanic or have lots of $$$ to fix it.

Pros: Everything

Cons: Maintenance Cost

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1998 BMW 3 Series 328i Sedan RWDReview
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Toms 328i — Awesome car, totally under-rated. 90% of an M3 for 50% of the cost! I love the understated looks, but it is starting to look a bit dated now. Really nice to drive, proper rwd sideways fun! Just wish I'd bought one years ago.

Pros: How it drives

Cons: Its starting to rust a bit now.

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1998 BMW 3 Series 328i Sedan RWDReview
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My Bmw — i love this car it is my first car and i have had it since june of 2004. I have covered more than 70,000 miles in the car. I am a college student who needs a daily driver that is reliable and this car has never left me stranded under normal driving conditions.

Pros: fast economcal and easy to drive

Cons: it is old so it shows in wear, the cars gearbox linkage is a little vague

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1998 BMW 3 Series 328is Coupe RWDReview
Neal writes:
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Bimmer Value — This car is the most value you can find out of $7,000. People have asked me what I spent on my car, I then make them guess, I've heard $20,000 to $35,000... The Quality of the car is very impressive, but what should you expect from a $40,000 car? The performance is certainly good for a 6-cylinder, but one day a Bimmer V-8 will be in the garage. If you like when people turn their heads as you drive by, this car is a great buy.

Pros: Good Looks, Looks Expensive, Build Quality.

Cons: I want an M3, Repair Cost.

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1998 BMW 3 Series 318i Sedan RWDReview
Joe writes:
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Good Looking, Realible, Motor. — Performance- Excellent for small engine and reasonably heavy car. Build- Cant be faulted in any BMW of this sort of age. Fun factor- Great to drive, solid and trust worthy. More fun to be had with limited slip diff as mine does not have this option fitted to it, YET.

Pros: Good drive and quility vehicle.

Cons: Driver and rear leg room.

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1998 BMW 3 Series 323i Convertible RWDReview
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Bmw 323i 2 Door Coupe — Good Performance, Acceleration, braking & handling Solid car, well built Great styling, one of my all time favourite BMW styles E36 Ownership is fine as long as you have a mechanical warrenty to boot. Parts get expensive quickly. Great Sports car, fun to drive handles very well. Awesome open road performance

Pros: Great drivers car

Cons: AC Control Unit had to be sent away for repair 4 times

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1998 BMW 3 Series 328i Sedan RWDReview
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Ultimate Driving Machine — Performance-exeptional. If you have never driven a BMW and you enjoy truly motoring, it is quite a pleasure. Quality? Outstanding, I have been through tons with BMWs and they perform well. My last one had a tree fall on it and was fine. Appearance, sexy as hell. I have the sport wheels and that Alpine white with black leather is classic. Cost of ownership...worth it. Must be precise with maintence, periodic costly repairs. Rare repairs, end result; out weighs the means. FUN FACTOR the ultimate driving machine, need i say more?

Pros: makes me smile to think about it, premium sound enhances the experience

Cons: would like heated seats, steering wheel as well as radio controls on the steering wheel

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1998 BMW 3 Series 328is Coupe RWDReview
Tucker writes:
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Bmw > Japanese Cars — Its fast, it's a BMW, and it has the M3 suspension. The car can run with cars that a brand new, such as the new mustang and beat them. RWD with stability control that can be turned off makes for fun around corners. The premium HK sound system has 4 subs and absolutely bumps.

Pros: Its fast, good looking

Cons: repairs cost mad bills

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