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Old 11-06-2012, 01:19 PM
rdollie rdollie is offline
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100k miles with proper maintenance isn't a lot of miles on ANY modern car these days. As others have said though, maintenance and especially surprise repairs will be more expensive on the M3. If you're in need of tires and pads you can count on adding $2k to your price already (and if you need rotors add another $1k or more to that number.)

Also, at about 16.6 gallons (from memory) I believe the M3's gas tank is smaller than other 3 series cars so miles per tank isn't quite apples to apples but you can count on lower MPG and higher S(miles)PG!

If you're still interested in this car I'd get the full maintenance history from a BMW dealer AND have it thoroughly checked by an independent BMW shop first.
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