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2004 BMW M3Review
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It is an awesome car to own get it

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2004 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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Instinctive Handling (you Think About Where You Want To Go And The Car Is There) — Like power, handling. Dislike high parts costs and the fact it might not be that reliable as I have had $10,000 in major repairs in the last 4 years. It does have a timeless design, however. I feel like it will be a classic car one day.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: performance both handling and acceleration

Cons: parts and labor very expensive. I have had two major issues with the car since I've had it at 78k miles and 4 years. $10,000 in major repairs.

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2004 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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My Dreamcar Just Got A Bit Too Heavy And Smg Sucked — I owned a 99 BMW 328i and I loved it. Since then, E46 M3 was my dreamcar. Unfortunately, after a few weeks owing it, I found it a bit over weight. The SMG automanual sucked. Either shifting too abrupt or too slow. I was never able to dial it to behave correctly. Well, it could be me who expected the computer to shift better than human could. Obviously, with single clutch, that is not possible. I kept the car for a year or so and got rid of it so soon as I could. That was my last BMW ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: The look of E46 is by far the best looking IMHO of BMW.

Cons: Too heavy
Not impressed with handling

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2004 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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Cars Ok — I wish this car had better handling and would go faster. The fuel economy was horrible for this car. I didn't like my color options as well. this car looked amazing and had great looking wheels. i didn't like the design of the front end.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: great looking car

Cons: pricey to fix

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2004 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
jsidlosky writes:
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Really Sleek Looking, Great Power, And Handles Amazingly Well. — I really love the SMG transmission, shifting in 80ms in it's fastest shift-mode. The 333hp engine really puts out, and throws you into your seat. It handles like a dream, very snappy and doesn't lag at all. The throttle input is amazing as well, the engine responds instantly as you depress the pedal.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: SMG Gearbox is amazing.

Cons: Doesn't get the best gas mileage, but it's a race car!

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2004 BMW M3 Convertible RWDReview
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Baja Panty — this car is and will always be the love of my life. Nothing compares, if u honestly think so youre stupid. Buy this car SMG or Manual, it will be all you need in life to make you happy , trust me

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: everything

Cons: nothing

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2004 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
Joey writes:
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It's Amazing. Buy One. — It's 333 hp. 6 spd manual transmission. I've never owned a better car. It's fast as hell. It was expensive when it came out but wasn't bad as a used car price. The car is excellent to drive, fast, great handling and the interior is very top notch. Great all around car.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: It's 333 hp. 6 spd manual transmission. I've never owned a better car.

Cons: Nothing.

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2004 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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Amazing — Best All Around sports car for its age. Takes a solid second place, in every category making it a easy win and a very good buy. Handles better then any car out there, and also has descent power. The E46 M3 I think i in the top ten best cars ever made.

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

Pros: Handling, Braking

Cons: Maint. costs

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2004 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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I Love This Car With My Whole Heart I Just Have 2 Kids So I Need A Truck Or Sedan At This Point. — It gets look every where I go in it and compliments almost daily. I am OCD so I never wanted to use this car for its meaning which is going fast....very fast. You can absolutely feel the power in this car, it does not like going slow. I cant put my kids in it though so outside of driving to work for a month or so before going to the field for three months or a deployment for a year I got no use out of it. This car has been well looked after and I really doubt if there are many if any others in this year and model that look as good as this.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: very fast, great looking car. The handling is out of this world and the enginuity of european cars is second to none. 5 star crash test rating.

Cons: costly to fix, not as easy to put people in than a say a 4 door car.

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2004 BMW M3 Coupe RWDReview
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M3 Driver — This is car makes u feel that u will concor the road. The handling is perfect ride is smooth which you can enjoy not like other sports cars not taking name lol.. and it tracks a lot attraction like all my cars.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: I am M3 lover and always will be..:)

Cons: All i will say the Maintenance sure is not cheap...thats about it most sucks..

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2012 BMW M3 Reviews

One Of The Best All-rounders You Can Find! By racerc63

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Expensive, High-maintenance Fun By tmc930

Fast, nice handling, beautiful looking, awesome sounding, M mode is fun, excellent sound system and technology... BUT Bumpy, Bad in snow/ice/rain, High maintenance parts, Very low bumper, Gas guzzler.... Read More

2011 BMW M3 Reviews

Review By Alice

Its the best BMW I ever owned...!!! Top notch nothing compares Read More

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2010 BMW M3 Reviews

Performance By BMW_M3

The acceleration, braking and handling are great in the M3. It is a ton of fun to drive, but you need to be able to do more then take the kids to soccer practice to really enjoy all it offers. Read More

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I've owned three M3s since 1998. Even driven several M5s. This M3 is the best. Would keep it forever but don't have the room for it plus the new ride. DCT (dual clutch) is amazing technology. Wish the... Read More

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