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BMW Z4 vs. BMW Z3 Reliability

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Results are for year ending March 31, 2016. Only successfully completed repairs are currently included in the analysis. Routine maintenance, most wear items, recalls, and problems fixed with just a reflash or warning light reset are not included.
Year Make/Model Repair Trips Per 100 Cars Compared to all models for the same year    
2007 BMW Z4 34
13.8961038961% 13.8961038961% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  26 Z4s, 9.5 months of data per Z4, average 67500 miles

Like other sports cars, low average odometer reading.

 

2006 BMW Z4 31
9.64912280702% 9.64912280702% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  30 Z4s, 9.1 months of data per Z4, average 49300 miles

Like other sports cars, low average odometer reading.

 

2005 BMW Z4   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  13 Z4s, 8.3 months of data per Z4, average 69100 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2004 BMW Z4   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  11 Z4s, 10.4 months of data per Z4, average 79400 miles

* Very small sample, members only.

 

2003 BMW Z4 60
22.5274725275% 22.5274725275% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  34 Z4s, 10.0 months of data per Z4, average 80600 miles

Like other sports cars, low average odometer reading.

 

2001 BMW Z3 38
6.41025641026% 6.41025641026% Fewest Trips Most Trips
[?] see reported repairs
  32 Z3s, 9.0 months of data per Z3, average 84800 miles

Like other sports cars, low average odometer reading.

 

2000 BMW Z3   small sample, members only   see reported repairs
  17 Z3s, 3.6 months of data per Z3, average 99400 miles

* Small sample, members only.

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