Many of my friends have been giving me advice of DONT buy a BMW they
are a money pit car, $900 alternators, etc... nothing but problems.
I thought the best people to ask are actual BMW owners. Would you do it
I love the way they look, the cars I've test drove felt like great
engineering went into them. I've heard things such as real men own
only 5 series and up? What's the deal with that?
I need help in deciding whether to buy a BMW and if so, which model
convertible would be the most reliable with the least maintenance
costs? I would prefer something that's a pretty quick and fun to drive
in the hills and an automatic (M3 or M5?). Pro's and con's of going
with an automatic in a BMW? I personally prefer a stick however,
traffic has gotten so bad it's a drag constantly going on and off the
Since I've never owned a BMW all advice on years and models to avoid
and the best years/models, tips etc. would be much appreciated.