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Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 11-11-2011, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,062
Posted By chuck z
Unless there are pictures of the damage and...

Unless there are pictures of the damage and records of the repair I would RUN from any accident damaged car! You couldn't buy it cheap enough......
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,247
Posted By chuck z
Some additional info: Window sticker: ...

Some additional info:

Window sticker:

http://www.928registry.org/Window%20sticker.jpg

Options list from BMW:

http://www.928registry.org/Options1.jpg
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-16-2011, 08:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,247
Posted By chuck z
NP. I'm a nut about having things right. ...

NP. I'm a nut about having things right.

A previous owner used the wheels as curb feelers but worse, installed the wrong size tires (sidewall thinner than correct sizes) which led to bent rims....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-15-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,247
Posted By chuck z
Feeler: maybe selling 07 Alpina B7 - Barbera Red/Black

Might be selling the B7 to get something different (perhaps M3 vert, S5 coupe or new A8?). As some may remember, I replaced all the wheels/caps/locks/tires with new all around ($5k+) just a couple...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-15-2011, 05:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,065
Posted By chuck z
I hate this for you. Seems to be a common...

I hate this for you. Seems to be a common problem with wheel sellers these days. I had a similar experience with 360 Forged. Wheels took forever, had machining marks all over them (they were a...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,109
Posted By chuck z
I can pretty honestly say that I will never have...

I can pretty honestly say that I will never have Hankooks on any of my cars just like I will never buy a Kia........
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2011, 04:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,109
Posted By chuck z
Don't do it my brotha! keep matched tires all...

Don't do it my brotha! keep matched tires all the way around...... Penny wise, pound foolish, blah, blah....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-09-2011, 04:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,109
Posted By chuck z
I'm sure. Like everything these days; it's all...

I'm sure. Like everything these days; it's all about the $$$$..... Low wins!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 10-01-2011, 05:02 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,892
Posted By chuck z
Congrats! I know you waited long enough for...

Congrats! I know you waited long enough for it..... Enjoy!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2011, 05:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,765
Posted By chuck z
True statement. Ever notice how many 7s are...

True statement. Ever notice how many 7s are listed as B7s when they are not? Error or just no clue in the internet sales dept? My guess is the latter....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-15-2011, 05:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,765
Posted By chuck z
They can negotiate some on the price. They...

They can negotiate some on the price. They classify the B7 as a 750 for warranty purposes. Did mine that way too. Why do you think there would be an issue with a large claim?
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-13-2011, 06:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,087
Posted By chuck z
I've heard of some of these aftermarket warranty...

I've heard of some of these aftermarket warranty companies actually sending out a representative to inspect a car that is having some warranty work done on it...... These warranty companies are...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-12-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 2,913
Views: 704,079
Posted By chuck z
Now THAT was funny right there!!! :lmao:

Now THAT was funny right there!!! :lmao:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-11-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,087
Posted By chuck z
It sometimes depends on your relationship with...

It sometimes depends on your relationship with your dealer. Did you buy the car from them? Have you bought other cars from them? Do you buy your parts from them? Do you have routine service work...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2011, 04:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,753
Posted By chuck z
Thanks man! I'm LOVIN this car!! The torque is...

Thanks man! I'm LOVIN this car!! The torque is mind blowing..... It could pull a house off it's foundation.

II Kings, I agree on sig pic.... Kinda disturbing actually.
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2011, 04:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,425
Posted By chuck z
.......:thumbdwn:

.......:thumbdwn:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-09-2011, 08:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,765
Posted By chuck z
When I bought my B7 (from Jim Ellis Porsche), I...

When I bought my B7 (from Jim Ellis Porsche), I also bought an extended warranty from Hendrick BMW. You might check with them 704-535-0885, ask for David Effren in finance. Paid a little over $4k...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,753
Posted By chuck z
You are quite welcome. I have shipped many cars...

You are quite welcome. I have shipped many cars to and from many parts of the country over the years and DAS is a lesson you only have to learn once (or have somebody tell you about them....). ...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,753
Posted By chuck z
There are several good carriers, DAS is most...

There are several good carriers, DAS is most definitely NOT one of them.....
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 09-07-2011, 03:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,753
Posted By chuck z
A paint meter will tell you much about any car. ...

A paint meter will tell you much about any car. My advice is to have someone check the panels and show you pictures of the readings especially if you're buying it sight unseen. That along with...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-31-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 54,778
Posted By chuck z
Old enough to know better and young enough to do...

Old enough to know better and young enough to do it again.... :yikes:
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-25-2011, 07:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,251
Posted By chuck z
When I bought my warranty (from Hendrick BMW) the...

When I bought my warranty (from Hendrick BMW) the B7 was/is classified as a regular 7-series. My warranty is more comprehensive b/c the new car factory warranty is still in place. Had the factory...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-22-2011, 05:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,502
Posted By chuck z
...trade your 750 on a B7! Then, add the intake...

...trade your 750 on a B7! Then, add the intake and exhaust.



.....I drove mine today; what a ground pounding rocket!!!!! Puts a smile on my face everytime I drive it!!
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-17-2011, 11:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,579
Posted By chuck z
And a valid concern. First thing is check the...

And a valid concern. First thing is check the size on your front tires. I've seen several with the wrong size (sidewall too thin...). In fact, not long after I bought my B7 I bent one of my front...
Forum: 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008) 08-16-2011, 05:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,884
Posted By chuck z
I'm not buying it...... Everything looks to...

I'm not buying it...... Everything looks to clean to have been sitting for 20+ years. My cars get dusty in an undisturbed garage after 2 weeks and these cars appear to be spottless. No flat...
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