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      07-11-2012, 08:57 AM   #663

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Originally Posted by saintsomono View Post
Hey I am new here and I am in the metro area. I just recently bought a 2007 335i Coupe 6speed and and wanted to see if there's anything important I needed in to in regards to owning a 335i (sorry, its my first BMW). Coming from a Nissan Stanza this is quite a major improvement!
I have a 328i but the biggest concern with the 335i is the fuel pump. It has been known to fail and BMW has been replacing the fuel pumps under a 10 yr- 100K miles recall. I believe once you past 100K miles you may be on your own. I hear the turbos can also be problematic but other than that I hear it's a fun and pretty good car. Keep up the normal maintenance and you should be ok. I would only use the dealer for some maintenance if it is CPO or under an extended warranty. Otherwise you need to find a good independent shop or DIY so you can save yourself some $$$$.
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