Posted by Steve on December 25, 1998 at 21:13:43:
In Reply to: Re: Prepurchase test drive--all the dash lights--w posted by Jon on December 25, 1998 at 12:33:37:
: : Please clarify what you whould re-do with the "all the lights including instrument panel"
: : Steve
: That'd be part of the inspection list. Amazingly, my BMW's instrument panel lights did not work that evening (I test drove it during the day). Later I took it back and they undid the dashboard to reconnect a loose connection. I guess the point being that you've got to be your own quality control expert when going in to buy a car, even if it's a BMW.
: : : Anybody have some hindsight about their new E46 and what they might have done if they were given another chance to shop "right"?
Options (to add with the base model 328i w/CD player).
Pre-purchase test drive checklist.