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Old 02-23-2009, 11:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Check it! Picking up this 2000 750IL tomorrow.

What do you guys think?

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BAH! The website won't let me link directly. Scroll down to the green 2000 750IL.
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Old 02-23-2009, 11:57 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I saw it. With good service records, it should be a very nice
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Nice looking motor!!!
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Old 02-25-2009, 12:04 AM   #4 (permalink)
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It's about as quick as I expected from a stop, but quite a bit faster on highway pulls!
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^ nice! glad you like it! pictures when you get it
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Old 02-25-2009, 02:19 AM   #6 (permalink)
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I noticed a couple faults with the car-

-Couldn't get the driver seat to massage.
-Either I suck at figuring out the radio, or one of the driver door speakers is dead.
-BMW logos on wheels and hood are ugly.

It seemed to drive perfectly though. Good, smooth power, good handling, good brakes.
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use those to lower the price Believe me once you got one of these sevens you need another(I'm currently looking for a 740I or IL sport)
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I already tried, believe me! He said that their dealership does absolutely no haggling though. Considering that it's only going to be $8700 after licensing and taxes, I can understand that.

Someone on bimmerboards.com said that it's not a sport package as advertised, can anyone verify?
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^ nope it has chrome trim...
Sports pkg cars look like this note the black trim around the windows and belt line of the car
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Ah, I see. The sport does look nicer imo. Doesn't sound like a deal-breaker though, right?
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Ah, I see. The sport does look nicer imo. Doesn't sound like a deal-breaker though, right?
I wouldn't say it's a deal-breaker--I'd say it's a bargaining tool!
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On the iL it is really just and apperance package... on the i it would be a deal breaker
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^ a shiny car also you can add the sports pkg at a later date
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yep! Ha, you're right about shiny...I guess it has both the chromeline interior and exterior. It seems to be pretty loaded...any idea where I could find a list of E38 options?
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