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7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
Discussion of BMW's 4th generation E65/E66 7 Series flagship. The E65 generated much controversy, due to its radical styling and iDrive user difficulties. Nonetheless, the E65 broke records to become the best-selling 7-series iteration ever, especially after its 2005 facelift.

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Old 10-05-2012, 07:23 AM
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You have the American dream right there....house with a white picket fence and American muscle in the driveway Good purchase....great car and you won't take a bath on depreciation like you would with a new body 7

Oh yeah....and 4K miles is just ridiculous low mileage ...that's a true garage queen right there.
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Old 10-05-2012, 08:21 AM
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You have the American dream right there....house with a white picket fence and American muscle in the driveway Good purchase....great car and you won't take a bath on depreciation like you would with a new body 7

Oh yeah....and 4K miles is just ridiculous low mileage ...that's a true garage queen right there.
Thanks bro. Yea I figured the viper is pretty stable especially with low miles, and its kick ass so win win for me.
Thanks for all the compliments guys. Now I gotta get some seat time in this peice.
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Old 10-05-2012, 01:49 PM
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Very nice! It's amazing that that Viper is almost 10 years old. It still looks as good as most of the super cars today and can probably give most of them a good spanking. Are you going to get a warranty for the 7 or just chance it when CPO expires?
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Old 10-05-2012, 03:15 PM
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no way I would spend 5k on an older car for a warrty. My warrty ran out aug. I was really just planning on selling it and get another cpo new body 7 but figured the viper was better, and keeping my current 7. Hopefully it works out. I also have a few grerat Bmw mechanics so Im not to worried.
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c5 Corvette 6sp,z51,2"drp,19"ccw'sshrt shft,corsa exh,dd nav
e53 X5 3.0, pana rf,nav,xenon,cldweather, premium.ipod hookup, 20"4.6rims staggered 315rrs.
e65 750I aw, sport. chrome21's,acs pdls,acs rfsplr,mtecs,8k hid fogs,Leds.oem ipod&sirius
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Old 02-05-2013, 09:35 AM
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Sa-weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeet ride 1bad. That is my fav car by far. You passing the stripes on it?
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Old 02-05-2013, 01:07 PM
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Nope keeping no stripes for now, Im a big fan of red!!!
where you been bro!!
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e39 540i sport, acs type 2's chrome, acs spler pdls,Euroclrs
e65 745i aw sport,21's aib's acspedals& rf splr(sold)
e46 328i Prem Aw18" 335spt whls(sold)
c5 Corvette 6sp,z51,2"drp,19"ccw'sshrt shft,corsa exh,dd nav
e53 X5 3.0, pana rf,nav,xenon,cldweather, premium.ipod hookup, 20"4.6rims staggered 315rrs.
e65 750I aw, sport. chrome21's,acs pdls,acs rfsplr,mtecs,8k hid fogs,Leds.oem ipod&sirius
Srt10 VIPER, 19-20" rennen forgedwheels,tune,exhaust,intake.
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Old 02-05-2013, 05:26 PM
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Thats a sick viper, i like vettes but i would take a viper over corvette any day if i could afford one. LOL Enjoy it bro
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Old 02-05-2013, 05:39 PM
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Thanks bro, where u been boing?? blast from the past player!!
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e39 540i sport, acs type 2's chrome, acs spler pdls,Euroclrs
e65 745i aw sport,21's aib's acspedals& rf splr(sold)
e46 328i Prem Aw18" 335spt whls(sold)
c5 Corvette 6sp,z51,2"drp,19"ccw'sshrt shft,corsa exh,dd nav
e53 X5 3.0, pana rf,nav,xenon,cldweather, premium.ipod hookup, 20"4.6rims staggered 315rrs.
e65 750I aw, sport. chrome21's,acs pdls,acs rfsplr,mtecs,8k hid fogs,Leds.oem ipod&sirius
Srt10 VIPER, 19-20" rennen forgedwheels,tune,exhaust,intake.
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Old 02-14-2013, 05:03 PM
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Thanks bro, where u been boing?? blast from the past player!!
I've been away from this forum and kinda trying to catch up on some guys that i know. I found other hobbies that kept me busy had no time for my car or anything else so checking up here and there sometimes.
I bought 2006 EVO MR that im working on now so thats my main focus right now.
Also thinking about selling the 745 and buying a 2007 b7 or a 750 2006-2008 yr model. I just dont think any other luxury car will be as nice as the 7 series and everybody loves them. So Im thinking about updating and dont wanna invest any more money into mine anymore, I think i did all i want to it.
You got a 7 and a nice viper for those days when you wanna have fun. I bought a much cheaper car but after doing some bolt ons I will to have a fun ride to take out on weekends or something. LOL
And for my going out with wife days I always got my 7

I also got addicted to building and racing 1:10 scale RC cars so alot of my time goes into that. Its very fun stuff.
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Old 02-14-2013, 07:32 PM
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That Viper is Sweeeeet !!! I love the wheels as well ~ it is a true sports car you know!
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Old 02-21-2013, 10:48 AM
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