BMW M Models Problems

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Ford, Mazda lead latest safety recalls

Ford, Mazda lead latest safety recalls

27 Jun 2018 · by Spencer Leech

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has published its latest round of safety recalls, with models from Ford, Mazda, BMW, Kia, Audi, Jeep, Alfa Romeo and Lamborghini affected.

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Audi RS3 vs BMW M3

Answered by CarsGuide 19 Jun 2017

Obviously they’re both high performance cars that are designed to eat up the open road, but equally they have to be able to handle the pressures of day-to-day motoring. I wouldn’t like to say one is better than the other for daily use, and I wouldn’t be buying one on that basis, so go for the one that most appeals for its performance.

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Will my M5 become a collector's item?

Answered by CarsGuide 4 Apr 2016

You should never consider a car as an investment, just a depreciating asset, unless you're lucky enough to have a rare classic Porsche or Ferrari in the garage. The V10-engined M5 is definitely a favourite with driving enthusiasts but it's unlikely to become a serious investment because of the number built.

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BMW recalls M5, M6 coupe and M6

BMW recalls M5, M6 coupe and M6

25 Sep 2012 · by Neil Dowling

The company reports an engine oil pump problem that could lead to severe engine damage. The global recall affects 2013-model M5, M6 coupe and M6 convertibles.Luckily, the 20 Australian cars are ...

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Ask Smithy Xtra Gearbox gear-up

Answered by CarsGuide 4 May 2010

There are no engine issues that should cause you any concern, but it’s absolutely crucial to buy a car that has had proper maintenance including regular oil changes. Like you I find the SMG a pain to drive, and I wouldn’t own one. They can also be expensive to repair and they are known to give trouble.

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