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I am about to buy a 2001 bmw 316i se. can u please tell me what to look out for? It is used by the way. I have been told the airbag warning signal stays permanently on but it is not faulty. they say it just needs to be reset. Please I need ur expert opinion about this car generally

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  • kkking Jul 23, 2009

    Hi George, Thank you very much for your reply.
    the details are as follows

  • kkking Jul 25, 2009

    Thank you very much George. I now have a peace of mind as the car has every thing u just asked. I bought the car yesterday. But I must admit its consumption is a little bit higher than what I had before. I hope I will cope anyways.
    Thanks again!!!!


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Hello and welcome to
Not all the time this happens concerning the air bag light coming on but if it dose having it reset by your local Garage,now i need to know more about the B.M.W. you are buying such has the milage? any service history? and how many owners?,then i can give you more details on this type of car.
Best regards.

Posted on Jul 23, 2009

  • george_tanne Jul 24, 2009

    Just make sure it has a service History and also make sure that the timing belt has been changed,other than this not a bad car but like i said if theres no service History i wouldnt get involved in it,
    Best regards.

  • george_tanne Jul 25, 2009

    Just to put your mind at rest nearly all B.M.W. are quite heavy on fuel but you have alot of car to make up for it.hope you enjoy driving it.
    Best regards.


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