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X6 E71 / E72 (2008 - 2014)
The BMW X6 luxury crossover went on sale in April 2008 as a 2009 model year. BMW referes to the X6 as a Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) as it combines the attributes of an SUV (high ground clearance, xDrive and all-weather ability) with the stance, styling and roof line shape of a coupe. The E71 X6 was built off the E70 X5 (2007 - 2013) platform at BMW's Spartanburg, SC plant. Total worldwide sales were just over 235,000, sold mostly to the BRIC countries. US total sales was 34,082 vehicles.

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Old 01-14-2014, 05:25 PM
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Question used x6 buying tips

Hi everyone,

I'm about to buy a 2009 x6 with about 35,000 miles on it. The interior is still pretty good, but some work to be done on the exterior.

He's offering me $30k. Any other things I should look out for. I'm having a friend from the dealership have a look at it tomorrow too.

I also noticed an engine icon with fluid in it on the dashboard indicator panel (think it was a transmission fluid low indicator but not sure)

Any advice on ensuring this good deal doesnt turn into a nightmare would be helpful.

Thanks
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Old 01-14-2014, 05:31 PM
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Vehicle history, PPI, stuff like this would be useful

Another option is buying from CarMax. A piece on jalopnik really praises their 6 year warranty for being better than any CPO warranty. Take with a pinch of salt since CarMax could be paying the journo for publicity.
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