Originally Posted by BMWPower06
Everyone mentions "Toyota reliability" but fails to realize the communications systems in a Camry are completely different than anything found in a BMW. BMWs use fiber optic bus systems, which are faster, but also more expensive and less reliable. BMW has no issues with engine reliability, it is their electronics. Seeing as how Toyota doesn't have anywhere near the advanced electronics that BMW does, I doubt they will be able to improve reliability...
No problems with engine reliability? I loved my M54 and love my S54 but I'm sure we've all heard of VANOS... And then there was HPFP with the N54. BMW engine reliability issues are few but the amount of money they cost isnt