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BMW X3

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
2005
Worst Category
engine Problems

Here are total complaints by model year for the BMW X3. Overall the worst problem category is BMW X3 engine problems.

Although the 2013 BMW X3 has the most overall complaints, we rate the 2005 model year as worse because of other possible factors such as higher repair cost or more problems at lower mileage. The most-reported problem is also with the 2013 BMW X3 for engine stalls/shuts down while driving.

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