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Used BMW 3 Series For Sale

The BMW 3-Series has been one of the most popular cars in its class for generations, continuing to improve with each new evolution. Available in automatic or manual transmissions, incorporating classy design and interior, it seamlessly blends power and fuel efficiency.

The 3-Series is available in diesel and petrol engines, trim levels range from SE, Sport, Sport Plus and M Sport, with coupe, saloon and estate (touring) body types to choose from.

Lookers stock a range of second-hand BMW 3-Series from our dealer locations around the UK. Search through our current stock below and contact us for any further information.

Why buy a used car from Lookers BMW?

You can trust us to help you find your next used car that’s perfect for your needs. We’re an authorised representative for a wide range of award-winning car manufacturers, providing you with an unparalleled choice of quality pre-owned and approved used cars, currently for sale. 

Our exceptional standards ensure you receive the best possible service when you purchase with us, ensuring peace of mind when you drive away with your new vehicle. 

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Choose to have your car delivered with our nationwide home delivery service*.

Transparent Pricing

At Lookers, we care about our customers and want to ensure that the price you see is the price you pay. This is why we’re proud of our Transparent Pricing PolicyTransparent pricing simply means honest, straightforward pricing. All of our cars are offered at the best price possible; this means no haggling or hassle for you.

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Need more time to make a decision? Place a fully refundable and secure deposit online to reserve a car*.

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Search, order and arrange a collection or home delivery* from the comfort of your own home with our Click & Drive service. 

Thorough Approved Used Inspection

Every approved used and nearly new car we retail has passed numerous checks and tests, to give you peace of mind when you buy. The servicing and vehicle history will be confirmed independently in full.

This includes a:

• Verification that the used car has never been written-off or stolen.
• Up-to-date status on scheduled maintenance and MOT tests.
• Multi-point test, expertly carried out by one of our fully trained technicians.
• Thorough and accurate inspections that meet our own high standards.

Buy any used or approved used model from Lookers and you will receive the same high level of customer service and aftersales support as our new car customers.

Used Car Finance

Do you like the idea of spreading the cost of a pre-owned car? We can help you!

We offer a range of different car finance options that can suit any budget, giving you flexibility and freedom to purchase how you want. Find out more about the ways you can buy from us:

Hire Purchase (HP)

Personal Contract Purchase (PCP)

Personal Contract Hire (PCH)

Personal Loan (PL)

Where can I buy a used BMW 3 Series?

With a number of quality second hand BMW 3 Series cars available online, alongside an impressive collection of new BMW 3 Series vehicles, finding the right model for your circumstances has never been easier. Start searching, using our Find a Vehicle search tool.

If the in-person buying experience is what you would prefer, visit one of our Lookers BMW showrooms, located in England. Our team of experts will be on hand to give you a tour of the car in person and can assist with answers to any queries you may have before purchasing.

Choose your nearest Lookers BMW dealership:
Lookers BMW Crewe
Lookers BMW Stafford
Lookers BMW Stoke-on-Trent

Not only can you buy a quality used BMW 3 series from Lookers BMW, but you can also keep your vehicle at peak condition, thanks to our servicing and parts facilities. From repairs and general maintenance to MOTs and Genuine BMW parts, we offer a range of aftersales services.

3 Series Saloon
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3 Series Touring
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3 Series Gran Turismo
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Second Hand BMW 3 Series FAQs

Yes, the BMW 3 Series has a reputation for reliability. BMW is known for engineering high-quality vehicles, and the 3 Series is no exception. However, it's important to consider factors like maintenance history and individual vehicle condition when purchasing a used car.

The average mileage on a used BMW 3 Series can vary depending on the specific model, year, and usage. It's important to check the mileage of the specific vehicle you're interested in, this information is all available by clicking on the car you are interested in. This will help you to get a better understanding of each individual 3 series' condition and usage.

While BMWs are known for their performance and luxury, maintenance costs can vary depending on factors like the age of the vehicle, mileage, and condition. Regular maintenance, such as oil changes, fluid checks, and brake inspections, is essential to keep the car in optimal condition. It's recommended to budget for routine maintenance and consider purchasing a vehicle with a well-documented service history.

Those looking to purchase a second hand BMW 3 Series can expect to pay between £12,000 and £55,000. This price fluctuates depending on the trim you choose, year, condition and mileage.


Please note that specific details may vary, and it's always recommended to consult with a knowledgeable sales representative or refer to the vehicle's documentation for the most accurate and up-to-date information.

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