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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 1999 BMW 323 specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1999 BMW 323 warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

1999 BMW 323 i 4dr Sedan1999 BMW 323 is 2dr Coupe1999 BMW 323 iC 2dr Convertible
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  • Overview
    MSRP *$26,400$28,700$34,700
    Invoice *$23,530$25,330$30,580
    Engine2.5L I-6 170 HP 181.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,500 rpm2.5L I-6 168 HP 181.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,950 rpm2.5L I-6 168 HP 181.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,950 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:5-spd manAvailable:5-spd auto w/ODStandard:5-spd manAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:5-spd manAvailable:4-spd auto w/OD
    Fuel Economy City20.0 mpg21.0 mpg21.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy29.0 mpg31.0 mpg31.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine2.5L I-6 170 HP 181.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,500 rpm2.5L I-6 168 HP 181.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,950 rpm2.5L I-6 168 HP 181.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,950 rpm
    TransmissionStandard:5-spd manAvailable:5-spd auto w/ODStandard:5-spd manAvailable:4-spd auto w/ODStandard:5-spd manAvailable:4-spd auto w/OD
    Alternator80 amp80 amp80 amp
    Battery80 amp75 amp70 amp
    Axle RatioStandard:3.07Available:3.46Standard:2.93Available:4.44Standard:2.93Available:4.44
    Recommended Fuel Typepremium unleadedpremium unleadedpremium unleaded
    Fuel Tank16.6 gal.16.4 gal.16.4 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steelstainless steel
    Drive Typerear-wheelrear-wheelrear-wheel
    Traction ControlABS & drivelineABS & drivelineABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Suspensionindependent multi-linkN/AN/A
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakes4-wheel disc4-wheel disc4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfront and rearfrontfront and rear
    WheelsStandard:15.0 " steelAvailable:16.0 "16.0 " silver aluminum15.0 " silver aluminumStandard:15.0 " silver aluminumAvailable:16.0 "
    Front TiresStandard:P195/65HR15.0BSW ASAvailable:P225/50WR16.0BSW performanceP205/55HR16.0BSW ASStandard:P205/60HR15.0BSW ASAvailable:P225/50ZR16.0BSW performanceStandard:P205/60HR15.0BSW ASAvailable:P225/50ZR16.0BSW performance
    Spare Tire and WheelStandard:compact steelAvailable:full-sizealuminumfull-size steelfull-size steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity554
    Front Seat TypeStandard:bucketAvailable:sportbucketbucket
    Heated Front SeatsAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushionAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushionAvailable:driver and front passenger heated-cushion
    Front Headrestsadjustable w/tiltadjustable w/tiltadjustable w/tilt
    Front ArmrestsAvailable:center w/storageAvailable:centerAvailable:center
    Front Driver Seat Direction ControlsStandard:6-wayAvailable:10-way(6-way power)6-way6-way
    Easy EntryN/Arear seat easy entryrear seat easy entry
    Front Passenger Seat Direction ControlsStandard:6-wayAvailable:10-way(6-way power)6-way6-way
    Rear SeatsStandard:benchAvailable:50-50 bench50-50 benchbench
    Rear Headrestsadjustableadjustablefixed
    Rear ArmrestsAvailable:center with pass-thru and skibagN/Acenter
    Seat TrimStandard:leatheretteAvailable:leatherStandard:leatheretteAvailable:leatherStandard:leatheretteAvailable:leather
    Door TrimStandard:leatheretteAvailable:leatherStandard:leatheretteAvailable:leatherStandard:leatheretteAvailable:leather
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor MatsN/AAvailable:carpeted front & rearAvailable:carpeted front & rear
    Dashboard InsertAvailable:genuine woodN/AN/A
    Gear Shift Knob TrimAvailable:leatherleatherleather
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Convertible RoofN/AN/AStandard:manual with liningAvailable:manual with lining, roll-over protectionpower with liningmanual with lining, hard top
    Roof FeaturesN/AAvailable:roof rackN/A
    Vanity Mirrorsdual illuminateddual illuminateddual illuminated
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxlockinglockinglocking
    Dome Lightfadefadefade
    Reading LightsN/Afront & rearfront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Overhead ConsoleminiN/AN/A
    Cup Holderfrontfrontfront
    Instrument Panel StorageN/Abinbin
    Seatback StorageN/A22
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpetplasticplastic
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air ConditioningN/Adual zone frontdual zone front
    Climate Controlautomatic air conditioningautomatic air conditioningautomatic air conditioning
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    RadioStandard:AM/FM stereo, seek-scanAvailable:brand AM/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:premium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanAvailable:brand AM/FM stereo, seek-scanStandard:premium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanAvailable:brand AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    Radio Steering Wheel ControlsAvailable:radio steering wheel controlsN/AN/A
    SpeakersStandard:10Available:12 brandStandard:10Available:10 performanceStandard:10Available:10 performance
    Radio Theft Deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrent
    Antennawindow grid diversitywindow grid diversitypower retractable diversity
    Cruise ControlAvailable:with steering wheel controlscruise controlcruise control
    Door Lockspower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlockpower with 2 stage unlock
    Heated Door LocksN/AAvailable:heated door locksAvailable:heated door locks
    Remote Keyless Entrykeyfob (all doors)Available:keyfob (all doors)Available:keyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door ReleasekeyfobN/AN/A
    Rear Child Safety Door Locksrear child safety door locksN/AN/A
    Fuel Filler Door Releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door releasefuel filler door release
    Cell Phonepre-wiringStandard:pre-wiringAvailable:cell phoneStandard:pre-wiringAvailable:cell phone
    Power Outlets111
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Retained Accessory Powerretained accessory powerretained accessory powerretained accessory power
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Systems Monitorsystems monitorN/AN/A
    Trip ComputerAvailable:trip computerAvailable:trip computerAvailable:trip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Navigation SystemAvailable:integrated navigation systemAvailable:integrated navigation systemAvailable:integrated navigation system
    Steering WheelStandard:telescopic tiltAvailable:telescopic tilt sportAvailable:sportStandard:tiltAvailable:tilt sport
    Steering Wheel MaterialAvailable:leatherleatherleather
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowspowermanual ventedpower
    1-Touch Openfront and reardriver and passengerfront and rear
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Heated Front WipersAvailable:jetsAvailable:jetsAvailable:jets
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Daytime Running Lightsdaytime running lightsN/AN/A
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Driver Side Impact Airbagsdoor mounteddoor mounteddoor mounted
    Passenger Side Impact Airbagdoor mounteddoor mounteddoor mounted
    Seatbelt Pretensionersfrontfrontfront
    Ignition Disableimmobilizerimmobilizerimmobilizer
    Panic AlarmN/AAvailable:panic alarmAvailable:panic alarm
    Security SystemN/AAvailable:security systemAvailable:security system
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count4 doors2 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume10.7 cu.ft.9.2 cu.ft.8.9 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length176.0 "174.5 "174.5 "
    Exterior Width68.5 "67.3 "67.3 "
    Exterior Height55.7 "53.8 "53.1 "
    Wheelbase107 "106 "106 "
    Front Tread58 "55 "55 "
    Rear Tread59 "56 "56 "
    Turning Radius17.2 '17.7 '17.7 '
    Curb Weight3,153 lbs.3,075 lbs.3,296 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.31.31.36
    Front Legroom41.4 "41.2 "41.2 "
    Rear Legroom34.6 "32.7 "28.1 "
    Front Headroom38.4 "37.8 "38.1 "
    Rear Headroom37.5 "36.6 "36.3 "
    Front Shoulder Room54.4 "53.2 "53.2 "
    Rear Shoulder Room54.2 "52.1 "43.6 "
    Passenger Volume91 cu.ft.82 cu.ft.74 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume10.7 cu.ft.9.2 cu.ft.8.9 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Rear Spoilerlipliplip
    Bodyside Moldingsblackblackblack
    Rocker Panel Extensionsrocker panel extensionsrocker panel extensionsrocker panel extensions
    Grille Moldingschromechromechrome
    Exterior MirrorsStandard:dual power remoteAvailable:dual power remote heateddual power remote heateddual power remote heated
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Major Components Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles72/unlimited72/unlimited72/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles48/50,00048/50,00048/50,000
    Maintenance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 1999 BMW 323 safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
  Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Specs section.

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