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2012 BMW 3-Series 328i 4dr Sedan RWD SULEV

2012 BMW 3-Series
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Rear Wheel Drive, Sedan, Compact Cars
23 mpg city / 34 mpg hwy
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April 14, 2012, 5:51 am

Jamil O
 

Question: Should I buy this car with an oil smell?

I am getting an extended test drive over the week for a 2000 BMW M roadster. Its a good deal on a low milage older car. But the car has a light oil smell once I start driving. What could be the source of this problem? And is it worth the hassle to fix?


April 16, 2012, 8:51 pm

Tyler O
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Probably a leak. You should have any used car you want to purchase checked out before committing to buy.


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