BMW 328ci vs. 330ci

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  1. D21X

    D21X Ownz JOO

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    I'm debating between a 2000 328ci or a 2001 330ci.

    Besides the engines, are their any other differences?

    Which one will be more reliable, or will they both have the same reliability/issues?

    Is the 330ci worth it for balla status....
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    Sorry if this post is worthless...
     
  2. denim

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    I don't own either car, but I feel they are close enough that the issues will be the same. It is you who has to figure out if the extra money spent on the car and the greater car insurance is worth it to you.
     
  3. D21X

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    The 330ci is about $100 extra every 6 months quoted from progressive.com.....
     
  4. GcD

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    Go for the 330.
    Xenon lighting, sport suspension, painted trim,etc. are standard.
     
  5. ChosenGSR

    ChosenGSR Mama always said you'd be the chosen one

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    I've owned a 330ci for 2 years and absolutely loved it. The car saw autox as well as HPDEs.
     
  6. whitesox

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    330 hands down.
     
  7. Necromancer

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    All coupes have painted trim, not all 330's have sport suspension,

    I have a 328i.

    I'd rather have a 330ci but it works for me.
     
  8. james330i

    james330i Imported Redneck

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    subframe cracking problem

    watch for this especially with models 2000 and older and few 2001 models (early '01 builds)
     
  9. jeyur

    jeyur cum fairy OT Supporter

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    id probably pick the 330
     
  10. shiba

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    definately the 330
     
  11. Necromancer

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    This was mainly on coupes with manual transmissions.
     

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