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Old 07-06-2019, 02:41 PM
SteveinArizona SteveinArizona is offline
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Originally Posted by banglenot View Post
If you spend all your time in FL, you might consider a RWD version. AWD has a lot of extra parts and complexity.

Also, be aware of problems with the timing chain assy on N20 engines. Failures on some have destroyed the engine. BMW has a timing guide update, but you should do your research on N20 problems and confirm to your satisfaction that the motor is reliable. Engine was upgraded after Jan-Mar 2015 build date.
I agree. Unless you are going to use the vehicle to go off road, you don't need AWD and RWD will be a lot more fun.
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