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      01-08-2014, 01:23 AM   #15
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Drives: 335d M/Sport
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Originally Posted by acceleration View Post
I am in the market to purchase a 335d right now. I've located the car I want, but before pulling the trigger, I would like to gather some opinions on the long term durability of the 335d. I am hoping to run this car to at least 200k miles.

Reading about valvetrain carbon deposits, a flawed EGR/PCV design and multiple head replacements over here has me slightly concerned. Does anyone here have a high mileage 335d that has managed to avoid these issues, or should I resort to the thinking that these are issues I will eventually have to deal with during ownership?
I'm also in the market to purchase a 335d with the hope of keeping it for a long time without major and costly trouble. I'd too would like to hear from the high mileage owners.