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      01-09-2013, 07:39 PM   #18
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Drives: Space Grey 335i 6MT
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Originally Posted by dpark View Post
Love most things about it, but a few things get to me:

- Terrible satnav
- Drivers side grab-handle seems to wear out on all of them (or atleast the ones I've seen..)
- Access to the last couple of spark plugs closest to windscreen is an absolute pain
- Wheel bolts
- And finally, the way the seat belt buckle hits the door trim and causes it to chip away. I guess they couldn't see this coming since it gradually happens over time..
Sat nav shits me also, and my grab handle is mangled also!

The wheel bolts doesn't really worry me so far

I had forgotten the absence of a good ol fashion dip stick shits me also. The auto check is handy, but surely they could have installed a manual dipstick also for a peace of mind! This will become an issue in 10 years time when the oil level sensors start to play up...

Oh and a spare wheel also, a can of goo is handy, but no good if you blow out a tyre sidewall on a 30 series profile which will leave the nice 19" rim all mangled if you attempt to continue on with the goo leaking out of a punctured sidewall.