definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
40,500 miles

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problem #2

Mar 032014


  • miles
2001 BMW Z3. Consumer writes in regards to several vehicle problems and unsatisfactory customer service from dealership. The consumer stated he purchased the vehicle on ebay. When the vehicle was arrived and then evaluated, he was informed the tires were over 10 years old, several lights were inoperable, both fog light and left parking and turning lights did not work. There was a crack in the dashboard, the seat belt guide on the driver's seat was broken, the seats slid forward when stopping which caused him, to unexpectedly step on the accelerator the rear window was scratched and faded to zero visibility, the main speaker was blown. In addition, a manifold hose required replacement due to a leak, the keys had to be reprogrammed to unlock the doors and trunk. The dashboard was cracked, the rear brakes failed updated 04/15/15

- Palm Desert, CA, USA

problem #1

Jun 042010


  • 81,000 miles
I have a Z3 2001. The car keeps stalls while driving. The BMW service department in columbus Ohio has been unable determine the problem and are unable to repair it. They said it was a fuel pump, then said it was the idle control valve then said they still do not know what is wrong with it.. they've had it on and off since May 6. (about one month). The car is unsafe to drive while stalling without warning. The engine light does not come on after the car stalls. I do not feel safe driving a car that stalls.

- Groveport, OH, USA