really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

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problem #3

May 192001

320 4WD

  • miles
Cooling fan failure caused rapid overheating and coolant loss, disabling vehicle.

- Hancock, NH, USA

problem #2

Jun 172001

(reported on)


  • miles
I complained to BMW na of reported failures of the fan. They agreed that they have had problems with siemens manufactured fans. They left a phone message (I have a copy) agreeing to pay for a vehicle inspection to determine if the fan is the type prone to failure due to safety concerns I have for my son who will be driving this vehicle, but they will charge me to replace the fan because it has not yet failed.

- Cresskill, NJ, USA

problem #1

Jun 102001


  • miles
Vehicle cooling fan failed, many other BMW owners have experienced the same problem. The fan, made by siemens is defective and needs to be replaced by all vehicles which have this defect. Will cause people to be stranded due to engine overheating.

- Owings Mills, MD, USA