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Old 01-19-2013, 07:53 PM
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Thinking about buying a 7?

I'm in the mood to buy a new car. I really love look of the 7 series. I'm probably going to buy a 2002-2005 E65 since my wife won't let me go over 12k. The only thing that is stopping me from buying one is. I heard a lot of bad reviews about the first batch of the 7's. With them having a lot of problems with leaking, transmission going out, etc.
I read a few posts on the forums, and it seems that everyone love's their 7's. Can some of you enlighten me on common problems with the 7 series?


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Old 01-19-2013, 08:15 PM
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At the year you looking at an the amount you want to spend, unless you are mechanically incline or don't mind spending $$ then I say STAY AWAY.
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Old 01-20-2013, 05:10 AM
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I agree , that's asking for trouble , but you never know .

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