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  1. E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008)
    I'm a newbie on here and with the marque, so any help would be much appreciated! I'm looking at buying a 54 plate 3.0 Z4 with 90K miles The seller is replacing the roof motor ( presume with a 2nd hand one).. But before I go to see it / buy it, could you tell me the common problems ( timing chain...
  2. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I'm seriously considering buying a 2008 535i (1 previous owner, sport package, cold weather package, 60k miles = $13k) it looks pretty clean. Although, I'm hearing horror stories about the fuel injector problems, fuel pump problems, and general maintenance issues. I already planned on replacing...
  3. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I'm looking at buying a 2008 BMW 535i (sport package, cold weather package in good condition) w/ 60k miles on it for about $13k. I'm wondering what have you guys experienced first hand with this cars reliability? I'm going to replace the water pump asap, flush and replace trans fluid as soon as...
  4. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    I'm looking at buying a 2008 BMW 535i (sport package, cold weather package in good condition) w/ 60k miles on it for about $13k. I'm wondering what have you guys experienced first hand with this cars reliability? I'm going to replace the water pump asap, flush and replace trans fluid as soon as...
  5. X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    I am considering purchasing an X5 35d from the 2010-2012 range and am hoping to get some tips on what common issues I should be looking for. I intend to use the X5 to occasionally tow up to 3k lbs and that is why I'm looking for the 35d. I am mechanically inclined and currently do all my own...
  6. X5 E70 (2007 - 2013)
    Hi I just bought a 2010 X5 xdrive 30i and I love the car but I have had to take it to the shop twice now for two $1,300 repairs. A new radiator and a new parking brake module. The car has 48,000 miles on it. The dealer and an independent repairman both told me to mentally prepare to spend 4-6...
  7. X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    Starting this thread after the discussion on "spring thing" thread. Please contribute with your year and model of X3 and the issues you have encountered so far. One off issues, like PPXYZ's unusual series of troubles, sorry about that, but please keep it off this thread. Please also try to...
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