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Old 12-05-2012, 01:44 PM   #38
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Originally Posted by wildirish317 View Post
Welcome to the world of owning a used E46. If you don't know the service history when purchased, plan on spending up to $2,000 the first year of ownership just to take care of the critical maintenance items so you can drive worry free. Once you get past that, your maintenance costs will fall off dramatically.

First year of ownership I probably spent around 1500 dollars, with one big job left (suspension) and after that, just regular maintainance cost.
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