Originally Posted by Chriskm3
If I'm not mistaken the difference between the m3 and a 3 series is around %80. I've read somewhere that cosmetic commonalities exist but anything mechanical has been redesigned.
yeah, but something like a battery connector likely will have part commonality across all 3-series and other cars.
Very likely due to the restricted models stated in the recall, it appears these cars all are the non-German sourced parts.
US/Canada assembled cars likely will use local suppliers for minor parts such as a connector cable