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E63 / E64 6 Series (2003 - 2013)
The E63/E64 BMW 6 Series builds on BMW's sporty heritage with aggressive lines and an incredible motor to back the design up. Available in coupe and convertible trims with a standard 4.8 liter engine producing 360 horsepower and 360 lb-ft of torque, the 6-series is a popular choice that exceeds expectations.

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Old 09-26-2012, 07:36 PM
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In your opinion what is the best year for the 650 convertible and Y?
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Old 09-26-2012, 09:03 PM
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I would go for a 2010 model. Or the 2012 F13 if you have the $.
  • LCI - mid life model updates (mainly lights and maybe hood if you get one with sport package)
  • CIC vs CCC - major update to the iDrive - better interface, better controls, USB input, hard drive etc....
  • Warranty
  • Better wheels (no more ellipsoids)

Price would be in the mid 40s and up, which is still about half of the new car price.
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i would go for a 2010 model. or the 2012 f13 if you have the $.
  • lci - mid life model updates (mainly lights and maybe hood if you get one with sport package)
  • cic vs ccc - major update to the idrive - better interface, better controls, usb input, hard drive etc....
  • warranty
  • better wheels (no more ellipsoids)

price would be in the mid 40s and up, which is still about half of the new car price.
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Old 09-27-2012, 06:51 AM
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Thanks! What about the engine issues, are they the same from 2006 - 2010? What about if I only have money for 2007 -2009?
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Old 09-27-2012, 10:41 AM
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Go for an 08+. '09 is slightly better, but they all have the same engine since 2006.

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Old 09-28-2012, 06:24 AM
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I have a 2004 645ci, is the 650i 08-10 better than 2004 645ci engine?
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Yes, just a bit.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/BMW_N62
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Jared, why don't you just put "It's Giubo" in your sig? Save a lot of typing.
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this jared guy sounds intimidating lol.
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Old 09-28-2012, 12:46 PM
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Is 2010 the year they changed the engine? 2010 is about $50,000...these toys
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Old 09-28-2012, 01:06 PM
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2010 was the last model year for the E63, which used the N62B48 engine. The next model after that is the current F12 which uses a twinturbo V8, the N63.
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this jared guy sounds intimidating lol.
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Old 09-28-2012, 01:33 PM
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So I might as well stick with the crap I have (2004 645ci) lol...same problems, different year
Thanks for clearity!!!
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