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1.8

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 5
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
89,798 miles

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2003 BMW 325 lights problems

lights problem

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2003 BMW 325 Owner Comments (Page 4 of 4)

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problem #3

Apr 052009

325

  • 98,562 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Failure of left rear tail light assembly. Connector on wiring assembly has melted. One of the pins on light bulb assembly has disintegrated rendering all lights inoperable. Contacted local BMW dealership and was told this is a common problem with this model.

- New Port Richey, FL, USA

problem #2

Apr 142009

325

  • miles
Formal petition for safety defect investigation, after replacing the tail light bulbs in on the passenger and driver's side they continued to burn out, after taking the bulb housing cover off, I noticed a burning smell and the brown wire in the unit had melted the entire connection. I was told by my local BMW dealership this is a known flaw as the ground wire is not adequate to handle the power coming through, this issue has caused me to almost be rear-ended 4 times when the light suddenly will stop working BMW usa whom I contacted is aware of this malfunction, and has done nothing to address this issue. Updated 04/27/09.

- Bridgeport, CT, USA

problem #1

Jan 012007

325

  • 30,000 miles
Right rear lighting system, to include turn signal and brake light, on my 2003 BMW 325I works intermittently. BMW acknowledged defect in system in si B 63 03 06, dated February 2007 but to date has refused to initiate a recall to fix this safety defect.

- Grand Prairie, TX, USA

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