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E46 M3 (2001-2006)

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Old 04-19-2010, 01:14 PM
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PPI/Service history/Rod Bearing Recall-help?

Hi all,

I'm thinking of buying a 2001 m3 convertible as long as it passes a PPI. Any chance someone could hook me up with some carfax/service history/recall history on it? I'd like to get as much info as I can before I drop the dough on taking it to a dealer.

VIN: wbsbr93441ex20593

If no one can help, thanks anyway, or if you have suggestions on another site that might be able to, I'd appreciate it.

Thanks!
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Old 04-20-2010, 12:13 PM
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2001 M3 Safety Recall

There was a safety related recall for the 2001 M3 for the following build months:
2001-10-04 thru 2001-07- 31, involving 2,438 cars for faulting parking brake linkage and cable. Make sure that got fixed if this car was within the recall parameter. If the car is being sold through a dealer, it would be illegal for them to sell a car that had not been "remedied" under a NHTSA safety recall.
http://auto-recalls.justia.com/bmw/m3/
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Old 04-20-2010, 02:34 PM
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IIRC, 2001 may have the oil lubrication and rod bearing recalls?
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