For extra safety, the Driver Assistance package provides a rearview camera along with front and rear parking sensors. Materials quality is exceptional throughout, and it's all put together with care. It lost all power without any warning turns out to be a failed fuel pump. The 328i and 328d wagons are equipped similarly to their sedan counterparts. The base seats are nice, and the leatherette looks and feels like leather. Car just bogged down and died, lucky it was on city streets. So if it's slower and equally efficient, what's the draw? Trunk space in the sedan is a respectable 13 cu ft figure a few cu ft less with the ActiveHybrid due to its trunk-mounted battery pack , while the wagon can haul up to 64.
Transmission choices are the same 6-speed manual or 8-speed automatic, with a 0-60 mph time of just 5. Premium gasoline is required for all 3 Series models. There's also more leg- and headroom, including 2. Luxury Line uses chrome kidney grille bars, a chrome exhaust pipe trim and a multi-spoke wheel design. After 4 years and 34k miles, the car depreciated 19K or about 60% and already has an oil leak.
I greatly enjoyed my time with this vehicle and I would recommend it to anyone looking for an entry-level luxury sedan for a great price. All the windows are power, the rearview mirror inside automatically dims. Three additional trim packages are available: Luxury, Sport and M Sport. The 335i sedan only features a turbocharged 3. Above 15-20 mph sounds like a regular gas engine to me. Braking is excellent in all models. Started rebooting over and over.
The car conserves battery by shutting down things like the radio, heated seat, heated steering and navigation. Porsche still seems to maintain some quality control. The affected vehicles may have been programmed with new software that inadvertently makes the front side marker lights inoperative in conjunction with the parking lights or the headlights. Just like not everyone cares about status symbols, a. The ActiveHybrid 3 sedan is quick. A choice of leatherettes vinyls and leathers is available for the different trim levels.
Given that, it was not worthwhile for me to pursue a purchase, as given the fees, the price was too high for me though not a terrible price for the vehicle, according to the blue book value. The door lock button is in the middle of the consul rather than on the doors, so without the remote key, one has to crawl in, to get the other doors open. The ride is smooth and quiet, no matter which wheels and tires you choose, so the car is fantastic for road trips. The 3 Series models are six generations strong and they keep moving forward, but it seems that somewhere in the bloodline, there was some thinning going on. The new diesel engine found on the 328d is surprisingly smooth and quiet. However, there have been a few time when it has sent me literally in circles.
A one mile-per-gallon difference in the 320i will not be significantly noticeable during day-to-day driving and refueling. Was told that someone else is coming to see the car the next day some lady from 4 hrs away and to call them back then if it's still available. Note: This recall is an expansion of recall 13V-454. Due to insufficient lubrication, the vacuum pump that supplies brake power assistance may fail. Sports Wagons boasts similar driving dynamics to their sedan counterparts. But there's no disputing the current 3 Series is one of the best cars on the planet at its price point. Engine and transmission issues non stop, electronics, mirrors.
Signature design cues include the twin kidney grille, stretched back, slightly wraparound headlamps with double-bezel lamps, short front and rear overhangs and a uniquely shaped side rear window with a distinctive curve in the bodywork known as the Hofmeister kink. Owners were mailed interim notices on May 28, 2015. Speed of the 320i sedan is electronically limited at 130 mph. I knew I'd like it, but over the last year and…. The new diesel engine in the 328d is smooth and efficient. Sometimes it's clever utilization of space, and other times style and design can make a car feel larger than it is.
Dealers are horrible, never any loaners available so you sit and waste away lots of time as they try fixing the problems. That car boasts the same turbocharged 3. This new one actually accelerates at the same pace as the 320-horse, 332 lb-ft 335is — the one with two turbos and a fast-shifting twin-clutch transmission. The best feature is a heated steering wheel. The control panel doesn't offer the ability to input addresses that it doesn't know. But in most situations, we found the power advantage of the 335i over the 328i to be negligible. The turbocharger provides boost through a broad torque range, delivering 255 foot-pounds of torque from 1250 to 4200 rpm.
Steering clear of cheap diesel and very contented with this car! One caveat, beware of cheap diesel! Four circular dials fuel gauge, speedometer, tachometer and oil temperature gauge come with a black panel display. That statement was solidified to me by three encounters from individuals in my test period where they complimented me on my fine choice of vehicle. Note: This recall is an expansion of recall 13V-454. It is compact, fits into parking spaces easily, holds 480L of goods in the trunk, seats five though 4 comfortably , has decent visibility out the rear and has stylish elements. Its diesel powertrain made it all the more interesting, promising better fuel economy and plentiful torque.