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Old 12-04-2012, 06:45 AM
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Originally Posted by Jay dee View Post
Yeah It's a 1995.
Rear doors are locked, needs rear shocks,gas cap lid,driver seat is torn.
Are the shocks some thing that would cost a pretty penny or not so much?I have no clue if I buy this 525i it will be my 1st BMW I have allways LOVED them but till now Im thinking of buying this one had a newer one in mind but this is a start=)
Rear shocks are not to terribly expensive and are DIY if you are good with a wrench. Just know that you will need to budget some money for anticipated repairs and/or preventative maintenance. They are great cars, but require a pretty good amount of TLC if you want to keep it long. If you don't have any wrenching skills, then I would dissuade you from purchasing the car. They require a lot of upkeep and labor rates for a mechanic are generally $80 per hour and up.

Hope this helps some.
Most problems are usually something simple !

Originally Posted by noego View Post
It's Deja Poo - as in, I've heard this **** before.

Calypso Red 1992 525i with 225K miles

1991 735i - Sold
1992 525i - Sold
1995 325is - Sold
2000 528i - Sold

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