Originally Posted by Antiburn
I wouldnt worry about the Vanos. I rarely see them being replaced at work, and dont let the vanos be the deciding factor on buying this car.
I would worry. A vanos fuck up can cost you alot. I got lucky. My dealer was the cheapest that I've found.... read below. The other links are other money issues that I had to deal with. Mind you that I'm a college student on a highly limited income. $200 is my gross weekly income at this point. So I consider all of these large payouts.
Inspection 2 Service
Front Brake Job
Hope it gives you a better understanding of the monies involved with a 1999 BMW 328i, not that it's a bad