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E60 (2004 - 2010)
BMW 5-Series (E60 chassis) was first seen in the Unites States in the fall of 2003 with a 2004 Model Year designation. The E60 is now available as a 528i, 528xi, 535i, 535xi, 550i and a 535xi sports wagon! -- View the E60 Wiki

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Old 10-15-2011, 02:41 PM
S550B S550B is offline
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2006 525xi concerns

Hello everyone, I have some concerns about the 2006 525xi. I'm interested in purchasing a 525xi and the price is very reasonable with low km/m I started to become very concerned about the km/m and was wondering is it possible to roll back the km/m without detection? Is there anyway I can check to see if it was rolled back I just don't want to be stuck with a BMW with high km/m thinking it's got low km/m.. Any advice or help would be appreciated.
Thanks. Sb
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Old 10-15-2011, 03:51 PM
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Although it's possible, it is not that easy to change/roll-back the mileage. CarFax (or similar reports) will show you any mileage discrepancy.
Usually, wear and tear on the car can give you indications of a car that has 100K miles vs. 30K miles.
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Old 12-16-2012, 12:19 PM
Giowizzy Giowizzy is offline
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I know this is a buried post but you can also get the inspection history to put 2 and 2 together.
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