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BMW 3 Series F34

BMW 3 Series F34 (2013-2021)

Also referred to as: BMW 3 Series F34 2020 and BMW 3 Series F34 2022. 320d, 330i
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1 review
    GirishNSW, 2132
    • 9 reviews

    It is an absolutely beautiful car


    I have 330i series BMW 2016 model with innovation and luxury offers put together in a Tanzanite color. My car was manufactured for me as there was no car available to my requirement. It took 6 months to manufacture and deliver it. I love this car and find its navigation and display in the windscreen extremely useful and convenient.

    LineExclusive Innovations
    Date PurchasedOct 2016
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    Ronald D.
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    3 Series F34 (2013-2021)

    Hi, I live on the far south coast of NSW and have had since new a 2016 BMW 328i M Sport Gran Turismo which currently has travelled 25,500 kms. While the car drives very well, what drives me crazy is the very harsh ride and the creaking/squeaking noises in the cabin when driving on sealed suburban and regional roads that do not have a smooth surface. Roads with imperfections are a shocker. When friends travel with me they say "What are all those creaks/squeaks?" Yes, very embarrassing indeed. I'd like to know the cause of this noise but suspect it may have something to do with the big and heavy M Sport 19" light alloy wheels with very low profile run-flat tyres - 225/45/R19 (front) and 255/40/R19 (rear) - and tight suspension. Driving in Eco or Normal mode makes no difference whatsoever. I would be most grateful for any advice, please. Regards, Ronald Dove

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    I think you need to check it out with a mechanic. Could be anything from suspensions to interior.

    Ronald D.
    Ronald D.

    Thank you RW1891. That covers quite a wide field. The car still has 6 months left on the factory warranty and is due for its next service with the dealer in May. I previously sent an email to the dealer's service manager describing all the issues but so far have not received a response.


    If you hear it from the wheel well then it's most likely your control arms but a car with such low km should not have that problem. If you can't hear it on the outside then I would not worry. But it wouldn't hurt to get someone to look at it but that'll cost you $$ especially if you don't have a warranty. If it's something major, sell the car before it becomes more noticable. These newer BMW cars are literally money pits as they age. The older ones 2004 and before are bulletproof. Based on my experience driving all kinds of bmws/German cars. Too many sensors in these cars. A s class has 120 modules so imagine the pain it is to fix these. I've charged people thousands for these type of repairs. Computers take more time to fix especially if you need a 25,000 dollar scanner just to find out the problem but that doesn't always work

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    BMW 3 Series F34 (2013-2021)


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    CategoryCars and WagonsCars and WagonsCars and WagonsCars and Wagons
    Starting Price $73,100$71,900$76,212$80,000
    Drive TypeRear Wheel Drive (RWD)Rear Wheel Drive (RWD)Rear Wheel Drive (RWD)Rear Wheel Drive (RWD)
    Fuel TypeDieselDieselDieselPetrol
    Wheels18" Alloy18" Alloy19" Alloy19" Alloy
    Fuel Consumption4.5 L/100km4.5 L/100km4.5 L/100km6.2 L/100km
    Fuel Tank Capacity 57 L57 L57 L60 L
    Engine4 Cylinder 2.0L4 Cylinder 2.0L4 Cylinder 2.0L4 Cylinder 2.0L
    Max Power140kW @ 4000rpm140kW @ 4000rpm140kW @ 4000rpm185kW @ 5200rpm
    Max Torque400Nm @ 1750-2500rpm400Nm @ 1750-2500rpm400Nm @ 1750-2500rpm350Nm @ 1450-4800rpm
    Country of ManufactureGermanyGermanyGermanyGermany
    Manufacturer Warranty3 year(s)3 year(s)3 year(s)3 year(s)
    Release dateSept 2013Sept 2013Sept 2013Sept 2013
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