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F07 Gran Turismo (2010 - Current)
The 5 Series Gran Turismo -- now available in the USA as a 535i, 550i and 550i xDrive model.

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Old 05-09-2012, 10:21 PM
flynduc flynduc is offline
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Interested in 2010 550GT at Braman BMW

Hi everyone,

I'm interested to purchase a 2010 550GT at Braman BMW. Does anyone know the history of this car? What are common problems with 2010 cars?

http://www.bramanmotorsbmw.com/Vehic...-FL/1682872533


What is the main difference between 2010 and 2012 cars.

Thanks in advance.
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Old 05-10-2012, 05:20 AM
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It appears to be Jet Black, you could not pay me large sums of money to own a Jet Black BMW. It swirls up so easy and is the most difficult BMW color to properly correct via machine polishing.
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Old 05-10-2012, 07:31 AM
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agreed, my very first X5 was jet black and i swore off of jet black for ever...switched to black sapphire for the next few cars and now carbon black... and as difficult as carbon black can be still so much better then jet black....

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Old 05-10-2012, 04:55 PM
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agreed, my very first X5 was jet black and i swore off of jet black for ever...switched to black sapphire for the next few cars and now carbon black... and as difficult as carbon black can be still so much better then jet black....

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Yes any of the metallic blacks are much better then jet black.
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Kelleners Hamburg Graphite Silver Metallic 19x8.5/9.5 Michelin PS A/S+ Gloss to the max by me.

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94 540ia-sold 98k-155k
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